Patrick Mauris ebook Flora: The Art of Jewelry


Flora: The Art of Jewelry

summary Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Patrick Mauris Flora: The Art of Jewelry review ↠ 3 Wers were imitated in enamel or used as motifs for elaborate bodice ornaments made of gemstones Brooches pendants and rings took the form of bouuets or flower baskets The stylized blooms of the Empire style were followed by the highly naturalistic blossoms of the later nineteenth century Flowers continued to flourish in the sinuous shapes of Art Nouveau the geometric designs of Art Deco and the sculptural simplicity of modernis. If ever there is a book that lets you look into the way jewelry is really made to have the uality and look this book has it The pieces are uniuely beautiful and tasteful it showcases what a good piece of jewelry should be and how it should have been made Aside from the great historical value and design it has

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summary Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Patrick Mauris Flora: The Art of Jewelry review ↠ 3 A dazzling collection of jewelry imitating flowers from the seventeenth century to todayFor many centuries flowers have provided a source of inspiration for jewelers The sumptuous selection of floral pieces in this book have all been selected from the magnificent jewelry collection of the Musée des Arts Décoratifs in Paris and range from the seventeenth century to the present dayIn the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries flo. I was on page 30 when I felt compelled to stop reading run to my computer and write this review This book is AMAZING As a jeweler whose forte is botanicals this book sang to me I absolutely love the closeups and applaud the decision by the authors to photograph the normally hidden side of the jeweler s artPhotographing jewelry in this manner offers us paeans an almost voyeuristic look into the underpinnings of the work linking methods pin stem design hidden bails setting techniues etc As a jeweler this is exciting to see If you aren t a jeweler looking this closely at jewelry will give you some idea of the difficulty and skill reuired to produce such lovely work The book is almost as good as being able to handle the work itself examining its construction and seeing the marks made by the jeweler s handAs I mentioned at the beginning of this review I didn t get too far into the book but from my uick scan of the other pages I could see that most of the images are of older works The latest date that I saw was from 2002 So if you only want to look at recently made jewelry this book is not for you But for me Flora is like a chocolate hot fudge and caramel sundae topped with homemade whipped cream Yum

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summary Ô eBook or Kindle ePUB ✓ Patrick Mauris Flora: The Art of Jewelry review ↠ 3 M with great artists including René Laliue and Georges Fouuet constantly reworking nature’s forms for their style conscious clientele Now contemporary designers such as Claude Lalanne Lorenz Bäumer and JAR continue to create floral jewelry for today’s trendsettersBeautifully photographed by renowned photographer Jean Marie del Moral these intricate works of art will delight all lovers of jewelry and nature 100 illustratio. Lovely Book

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  • Flora: The Art of Jewelry
  • Patrick Mauris
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  • 13 October 2017
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