Jewelry (Art and Artists)
American Costume Jewelry: Art & Industry, 1935-1950, A-M
American Costume Jewelry
Art & Industry, 1935-1950, A-M
Hardcover      ISBN: 0764329820
Art As Jewellery: From Calder to Kapoor
Art As Jewellery
From Calder to Kapoor
Hardcover      ISBN: 1851498702
Art Deco Jewelry: Modernist Masterworks and Their Makers
Art Deco Jewelry
Modernist Masterworks and Their Makers
Hardcover      ISBN: 0500514771
An authoritative and comprehensive survey of pieces made by leading designers and artists between 1910 and 1937 includes photographs of best-known pieces as well as a number of original drawings and designs, in a volume complemented by essays on such topics as the relationship between jewelry and other art forms, the contributions of clients and collectors, and the world of graphic art.

Art Jewelry Today: Europe
Art Jewelry Today
Europe
Hardcover      ISBN: 0764346784
Hundreds of fascinating color photos reveal the wearable artwork created by today's top art jewelers of Europe, including one-of-a-kind necklaces, brooches, bracelets, rings, and earrings in gold, silver, mixed metals, glass, enamel work, found objects, and more. The artists are arranged alphabetically so readers may see the entire scope of their work on the page together. The artists provide personal statements about their work and its significance. These artists have created small sculptures that adorn the body and draw attention. This is the first book in the series to focus solely on the artists of Europe. Included among them are new artwork from artists readers have come to know in the previous volumes and an introduction to the work of artists whose jewelry has not been previously seen. This is a valuable guide to current trends in art jewelry design for buyers, jewelry enthusiasts, collectors, and artists alike.
Bulgari
Bulgari
Hardcover      ISBN: 0789202026
Bulgari is a lavishly illustrated exploration of Italy's greatest jeweler. New photography and archival pictures trace the development of the Bulgari style, a distinctive look that has captivated royalty, movie stars, and others for more than a century. Since its start in Rome in 1884 - and throughout its years of expansion through shops from Los Angeles to New York, from Madrid and Athens to Jeddah and Hong Kong - the Bulgari firm has launched trends and revivals. In this volume, detailed chapters examine a range of successful innovations such as the easy-to-wear everyday jewels made with precious gems, the powerful modular units combined in repeating patterns, and the recent trademark Bulgari wristwatches.

Bulgari: Treasures of Rome
Bulgari
Treasures of Rome
Hardcover      ISBN: 1851498796
Christie's: The Jewellery Archives Revealed
Christie's
The Jewellery Archives Revealed
Hardcover      ISBN: 1851498478
Flora: The Art of Jewelry
Flora
The Art of Jewelry
Hardcover      ISBN: 0500519420
A dazzling collection of jewelry imitating flowers, from the seventeenth century to today
From Picasso to Koons, the Artist As Jeweler
From Picasso to Koons, the Artist As Jeweler
Hardcover      ISBN: 8857211568
Gem: The Definitive Visual Guide
Gem
The Definitive Visual Guide
Hardcover      ISBN: 1465453563
Gem is a dazzling visual guide to precious stones, organic gems, and precious metals that weaves together beautiful, specially commissioned images and science, natural history, mythology, and true stories of adventure and discovery. From diamonds to sapphires to limestone, this comprehensive guide profiles all the key gemstones and other precious materials, and stunning images show the jewels in their different cuts, colors, and uses. The stories, myths, and legends that surround the most celebrated gems and jewel-laden artifacts from around the world are revealed, from their journeys in the company of royalty, film stars, and thieves to the curse of the Hope Diamond. For additional reference, an 80-page reference section at the back of the book highlights a variety of other rocks and non-precious stones. Created in association with the Smithsonian Institution, Gem combines stunning photographs with expert knowledge, and its lavish jacket features a debossed and foiled diamond, making it perfect for gift giving.