Schmuck-Design der Moderne: Geschichte und Gegenwart


60 brief portraits present the most important jewellery factories and designers and their outstanding work. Text in English and German.

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60 brief portraits present the most important jewellery factories and designers and their outstanding work. Text in English and German.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9783897902923
  • Publisher: Antique Collector's Club
  • Publication date: 11/25/2008
  • Edition description: Bilingual
  • Pages: 400
  • Sales rank: 1,408,248
  • Product dimensions: 9.80 (w) x 12.80 (h) x 1.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Preface: What is Modern Jewellery Design? 8

Acknowledgements 10


Ch. 1 Origins of Modern Jewellery Design 12

Ch. 2 The Goldsmithing Renaissance after 1945 22


Ch. 3 Clear Form and Minimalism 43

Ch. 4 Coloured Precious Stones in a New Light 87

Ch. 5 Jewellery as Sculpture 115

Ch. 6 Contemporary Pearl Design 129

Ch. 7 Variable Jewellery Systems 147

Ch. 8 Traditional Values with Modern Influences 161

Ch. 9 New Signs and Symbols 181

Ch. 10 Concepts of Young Jewellery Designers 213


Ch. 11 Jewellery Designers and Modern Manufactories 234

Photo credits 398

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