500 Gemstone Jewels
A Sparkling Collection of Dazzling DesignsUnknown - 2010
Gems are the rarest and most enticing material a jeweler can work with, and this newest entry in the acclaimed 500 series showcases a rainbow of stones, from rough and natural to fully-faceted precious jewels. The pieces include rings, earrings, bracelets, necklaces, pendants, and even a tiara, and they're set in every imaginable kind of material, both precious and non-precious: gold, glass, platinum, palladium, iron, resin, silver, and more. The work ranges from Christo Kiffer's delicate and expressive "Tourmaline Moth Brooch," with its rich green tourmalines and sparkling diamonds, to a devastatingly beautiful necklace by master jeweler Daphne Krinos. THE INTERNATIONAL ROSTER OF JEWELERS INCLUDES : Todd Reed - Cesar Lim - Eleanor Moty - Karl Fritsch - Ralph Bakker - Michael Zobel Gurhan - Diana Vincent - Alex Sepkus - Mark Schneider - Barbara Heinrich - Gijs Bakker - Kent Raible - Pat Flynn - George Sawyer - Thomas Herman - Paula Crevoshay - Sarah Graham
Publisher: New York : Lark Books, c2010.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 739. 27 FIV
Characteristics: 420 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 21 cm.
Alternative Title: Five hundred gemstone jewels