Jewellery Collection at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs | Author: Dominique Forest

The jewellery department at the Mus?e des Arts D?coratifs in Paris comprises some 3,500 pieces and is the only national collection of its kind in France. This book presents bijouterie and joaillerie masterpieces from this high-profile collection which ranges from the Middle Ages to the contemporary period and shines a particular spotlight on the 18th century and the age of Art Nouveau.

Daytime or evening jewellery and art jewellery pieces in the form of tiaras, necklaces, bracelets, earrings, pendants, hair or tie pins, rings and stomacher brooches illustrate the boundless creativity of designers.?This richly illustrated book accompanies the display in the Galerie des Bijoux at the Mus?e des Arts D?coratifs, which features the collection's highlights.

26 x 20cm
40 pages

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