This lavish two-volume slipcased work is a publishing event for the quality of its design, full-size reproductions, extensive documenta - tion, and illustrated chronology and index. With more than 3,000 pieces dating from the 1860s to the present, the Cartier Collection constitutes the world´s largest collection of its kind. This luxury work traces the history of the collection´s high jewelry holdings, and attests to the originality and artistic genius that made Cartier a world-class jeweler. The two-volume set showcases the extraordinary pieces from collectors such as Queen Eliza - beth, the Duchess of Windsor, Daisy Fellowes, Barbara Hutton, and Sir Bhupindra Singh, the Maharajah of Patiala, highlighting Cartier´s mastery of the jeweler´s art through highly original designs, unique colors, and legendary precious stones. More than 600 objects and drawings from Cartier´s vast archives, some previously unseen, are reproduced at actual size and include Cartier´s famous ´´bestiary´´ of exotic animals as well as more recent rare brooches, necklaces, and bracelets from the 1960s and 1970s.
This collection of over 250 powerful, profound, and playful images has been selected by an internationally renowned Facebook curator.
The foundation of popular culture was shaken to its core in 1977 when George Lucas released one of the most important films in modern American history. This volume frames four decades of intergalactic adventures with rare collectibles, astonishing collections, and classic Star Wars images.
Drawing inspiration from tradition, Coco Chanel was never the slave of everyday formulas or mere market values. This book presents her work from the direct re-creations of the 1932 Collection to the newest interpretations of comets and stars, plumes and feathers, and Chanels signature flower, the camellia.
25 HALLOWEEN PATTERNS TO COLOR, This adult coloring book has over 25 Halloween patterns and provides hours of stress relief through creative expression. It Features a new collection of 25 stunning images inspired by Halloween Designs, scary and tricky Halloween Designs with Pumpkin Doodles. Printed on one side of Each Page. Designs range in complexity and detail from beginner to expert-level.
Carter shares details of his personal collection of successful patterns--created and perfected over decades of designing and making knives. Dazzling, full-color images of completed knives--from renowned photographer Hiro Soga--provide inspiration and direction as you apply these principles to create your own custom knife designs.