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1 Renaissance Jewels, Gold Boxes, and Objets De Vertu: From the Thyssen-Bornemisza Collection Cocks, Anna Somers; Truman, Charles; De Pury, Simon
New York, NY, USA The Vendome Press in association with Sotheby Publications 1984 0865650446 / 9780865650442 1st Edition Hardcover Fine Fine Book 
380pp. Hard cover with dust jacket. Fine/As New condition. Content covers jewellery, royalty and their treasuries of the high renaissance, techniques of gold box makers, Faberge, techniques of jewellers, etc. in the 18th century. Many wonderful illustrations of period paintings and other artworks showing jewels in use support the text. Full catalogue of this collection includes jewellery and treasury pieces and gold boxes (French, period and mimicking French makers but made outside of France, and those from other countries.) A separate final section includes works of Faberge specifically. More than 150 objects shown with excellent full color photography. An appendix of makers' marks is also included. English. 
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2 Schmuck I: Hals-, Ohr-, Arm- und Gewandschmuck, Schmuck II: Fingerringe Chadour, Anna Beatriz and Joppien, Rudiger
Koln Kunstgewerbemuseum Der Stadt Koln 1985 1st Edition Soft cover Fine Book 
[Museum of Decorative Arts of the City of Koln : Jewelry I: Neck- , Ear- , Arm- and Garment Ornaments, Jewelry II : Rings]. Koln: Kunstgewerbemuseum, 1985. Two volumes. Softcover. As new condition. Volume 1 has 596pp. and shows more than 555 objects from the 16th through the 19th centuries with catalog information and excellent black and white photography. Volume 2 has 370pp. with over 350 rings shown in catalog format with black and white photography. Also includes an index of makers an their backgrounds, shows, history, dates, etc. Both volumes includes photographs of makers' marks as well. Written in German. Great research aid! 
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3 Virtuoso Goldsmiths and the Triumph of Mannerism 1540-1620 Hayward, J. F.
U.S.A. Sotheby Parke Bernet Publications 1976 0856670057 / 9780856670053 1st Edition Hardcover As New As New Book 
750pp. Numerous photographs both color and black and white. Over 800 examples crafted in silver and gold are shown. Content covers works (plates, cups, platters, pitchers, swords, chalices, cups, bowls, furniture) made in the Netherlands, Germany (all parts and regions), Spain and Portugal, Italy, France, England, Mannerism, the craft of the goldsmith, etc. Large book. Still has protective plain cardboard slipcase. As new condition. English. 
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