Introduction * Two essays by Evelyne Posseme and Patrick Mauries * The jewelry
A glorious selection of floral jewelry drawn from the magnificent holdings at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs in Paris.
Patrick Mauries is a writer and publisher of many notable titles on fashion and design, including Jewelry by Chanel, A Cabinet of Rarities, The World According to Karl and Fashion Quotes to name a few, all published by Thames & Hudson. Evelyne Posseme is chief curator at the Musee des Arts Decoratifs in Paris.
This is a charming little book that reveals how flowers have long been a source of inspiration for jewelers...The authors, well-known jewelry experts and historians, examine remarkable designs that celebrate flowers and nature in this book.