- ISBN 9780486249049 / 0486249042
- Title The 305 Authentic Art Nouveau Jewelry Designs
- Author Maurice Dufrene
- Category Art & Design Styles: Art Deco
Art & Design Styles: Art Nouveau
Industrial / Commercial Art & Design
- Format Paperback
- Year 1999
- Pages 48
- Publisher Dover Publications
- Imprint Dover Publications Inc.
- Edition Dover ed
- Language English
- Dimensions 237mm x 4mm x 273mm
This stunning collection of authentic Art Nouveau jewelry designs by influential French designer Maurice Dufrene captures the essence of the style at the height of its popularity. Reprinted from a rare turn-of-the-century portfolio, 24 plates depict over 300 spectacular pendants, combs, buckles, rings, bracelets, brooches, umbrella handles, and even pen knives, buttons, clasps, and scissors.
Over 300 spectacular pendants, combs, buckles, rings, bracelets, brooches, umbrella handles, penknives, buttons, clasps, and scissors in detailed photographs reprinted from rare, turn-of-the-century folios. Elegant, royalty-free illustrations exquisitely detailed with flower, foliage, and butterfly motifs. Readily adaptable to any design use.