DECORATIVE ARTS, JEWELRY, CERAMICS, TEXTILES

PUBLISHER
Editions Xavier Barral

BOOK FORMAT
Clth, 9 x 13 in. / 296 pgs / 240 color.

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Pub Date
Out of print

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Catalog: SPRING 2010 p. 38   

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ISBN 9782915173543 TRADE
List Price: $75.00 CDN $90.00

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Van Cleef & Arpels: The Spirit of Beauty

Foreword by Catherine Deneuve. Text by Francois Curiel, Vincent Meylan, Laurence Mouillefarine, Janet Zapata.

This sumptuous clothbound volume reviews the history of the legendary French perfume, watch and jewelry designers Van Cleef & Arpels. The Paris-based company's prestige stems from a long list of prominent commissionsissued by royal and imperial courts, financiers and industrial magnates, and its work resides in prominent treasuries worldwide. The full range of Van Cleef & Arpels' extraordinary jewelry has now been reassembled from numerous private collections and public museums, and is presented here together for the first time. The designs are grouped under four different headings: "Spirit of Beauty," "Spirit of Elegance," "Spirit of Adventure" and "Incarnation." The photographer for this book is Patrick Gries of La Fondation Cartier; an introduction by the great movie actress Catherine Deneuve sums up the elegance of the Van Cleef & Arpels style.
Van Cleef & Arpels: The Spirit of Beauty

STATUS: Out of print | 5/18/2011

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GOLDSTRUCK: A LIFE SHAPED BY JEWELLERY

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ISBN: 9788857227610 | US $75.00

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By Marino Barovier.

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By Anne Leurquin.

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Edited by Valerio Terraroli, Paola Franceschini.

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Paolo Venini and His Furnace

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By Marino Barovier, Carla Sonego.

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ISBN: 9788857233543 | US $85.00

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By Alba Cappellieri.

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ISBN: 9788861305328 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 10/12/2010
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TOMASO BUZZI AT VENINI

Edited by Marino Barovierr.

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ISBN: 9788857222479 | US $90.00

Pub Date: 4/21/2015
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Fulvio Bianconi at Venini

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Edited by Marino Barovier, Carla Sonego.

SKIRA

ISBN: 9788857230085 | US $80.00

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By Rene Van Der Star.

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Rivolta Carmignani

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Text by Paola Segramora Rivolta.

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