Decorative Arts

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TADEMA GALLERY LONDON: JEWELLERY FROM THE 1860S TO 1960S

Written by Newell-Smith, Sonya
- A century of jewelry history in one stunning volume - More than 200 hallmarks help collectors with identifying pieces - Exceptional pieces from Art Deco, Art Nouveau, Modernist and Revivalist jewels Tadema Gallery was founded in 1978 by Sonya and David Newell-Smith in London's famed Camden Passage in Islington.
May 21, 2021 | Hardcover | Arnoldsche Verlagsanstalt GmbH |
$115.00
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IN FLUX: AMERICAN JEWELRY AND THE COUNTERCULTURE

Written by Strauss, Cindi
- The story of American counterculture from the perspective of jewelry-making- The zeitgeist of 1960s and 1970s USA condensed in book formIn the 1960s and 1970s, a generation of young Americans rejected the promise of prosperity and the suburban dream embraced by their parents.
February 5, 2021 | PB | Arnoldsche Verlagsanstalt GmbH |
$50.00
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WASHI TRANSFORMED: NEW EXPRESSIONS IN JAPANESE PAPER

Written by Goodall, Hollis
- The first book to explore washi as a medium for contemporary art - The book reveals the contemporary possibilities - as well as the time-honored essence - of a cultural tradition that has been deeply connected with art and life in Japan for more than a millennium - Collectively, the photographs represent a new concept of washi as they have never been published together before.
May 26, 2021 | PB | Scala Arts Publishers Inc. |
$35.00
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VENEZIA: AN EVOCATIVE AND ATMOSPHERIC PHOTO BOOK, BRIMMING WITH ANTIQUARIAN TREASURES

Written by Simonart, Serge
- An homage to the most sensual city on earth, illustrated with vintage photographs, prints, and ephemera- Available in English for the first timeThis love letter in photographs to the unique beauty and mystery of Venice is an evocative compilation of vintage photographs, prints, and ephemera.
January 27, 2021 | Hardcover | Cannibal Publishing | 208 Pages |
$50.00
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LACE: LOOKING THROUGH FLEMISH LACE

Written by Schoenholzer, Tessy
- With a focus on lace-making in Flanders, this sweeping history of lace documents an exhibition at MoMu, the Antwerp fashion museum - Explores lace-making techniques from the 16th century to the present, from meticulous handicraft to laser-cut 3D design - Includes historical pieces from world-renowned institutions, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York, the V&A Museum in London and t
June 23, 2021 | Hardcover | Lannoo Publishers |
$70.00
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ORIGINS OF THE WORLD: INVENTION OF NATURE AT THE TIME OF DARWIN

Written by Bossi, Laura
- At the crossroads of science and art, this catalogue compares the main milestones of scientific discoveries with their parallels in the collective imagination- Featuring 300 works which testify on the influence of scientific discoveries on the imagination and art of the 19th century- Accompanies an exhibition at Musée d'Orsay in Paris: December 2020 - May 2021.
December 31, 2021 | Hardcover | Editions Gallimard |
$50.00
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CRAFT: AN AMERICAN HISTORY

Written by Adamson, Glenn
A groundbreaking and endlessly surprising history of how artisans created America, from the nation's origins to the present day. At the center of the United States' economic and social development, according to conventional wisdom, are industry and technology-while craftspeople and handmade objects are relegated to a bygone past.
January 19, 2021 | Hardcover | Bloomsbury Publishing |
$30.00
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BEAUTY OF TIME

Written by Flechon, Dominique
The Beauty of Time, published in partnership with the prestigious Fondation de la Haute Horlogerie, presents a panorama of the most beautiful timepieces from the Middle Ages to the present. The book contains a thoughtfully curated selection of nearly two hundred wonders--from mechanical and pendulum clocks to pocket- and wristwatches.
March 2, 2021 | Hardcover | Flammarion-Pere Castor | 280 Pages |
$39.98
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STONES OF THE GRAND BAZAAR: MEVÁRIS JEWELLERY FROM ISTANBUL

From cultural heritage to inspired contemporary jewelry, this book is a journey into the ateliers of the master artisans in the Grand Bazaar of Istanbul. This lavishly illustrated book provides an intriguing glimpse inside the luminous world of Fatma Altinbas, an anthropology professor and the creative mind behind the heritage jewelry brand Meváris.
April 6, 2021 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 224 Pages |
$90.00
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AIR TIME: WATCHES INSPIRED BY AVIATION, AERONAUTICS, AND PILOTS

Written by Bernardo, Mark
The first comprehensive reference for watch connoisseurs to explore a century of stylish timepieces inspired by and built for aviation, aeronautics and space exploration, and piloting. Air Time takes a keen look at more than ninety iconic timepieces that embody the spirit of flight, worn and made famous by the men and women who pioneered it, from daring balloonists and wartime je
June 29, 2021 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 240 Pages |
$85.00

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