q ... the art and history of jewelry from the turn-of-the-century Art Nouveau to the International Style of the Eighties. Cartlidge has selected premier examples of jewelry created by over 200 artists and artisans, from Lalique and Fouquet to de Patta and Fisch, to best reflect the customs, sociopolitical structure, and traditions of several generations. Included are detailed descriptions of each of the pieces, along with their aesthetic and historical significance. The volume concludes with a brief section of artists' biographies.q--LJ.Opened own office for industrial design (together with Jorgen Ditzel) same year. Published ... Received commissions as interior designer for luxury liners (1928, 1931, 1935). Named knight ... 276) Born 1952 in Kingston, Ontario. Attendedanbsp;...
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