Fabergé : imperial craftsman and his world / Dr. Géza von Habsburg ; with contributions by Alexander von Solodkoff and Dr. Robert Bianchi.

Title: 
Fabergé : imperial craftsman and his world / Dr. Géza von Habsburg ; with contributions by Alexander von Solodkoff and Dr. Robert Bianchi.
Author/Artist: 
Habsburg-Lothringen, Géza von.
Publisher: 
London : Booth-Clibborn Editions, 2000.
Description: 
416 p. : chiefly col. ill. ; 32 cm.
Other Authors: 
Solodkoff, A. von.
Bianchi, Robert Steven, 1943-
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
66228
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
NK7417.F3.H11i
Notes: 
Published to coincide with a major exhibition in 2000 in the United States.
"A Broughton Masterpiece presentation"--P. facing t.p.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 408-411) and index.
Highlighting more than 750 objects by Fabergé and other jewellers, this is a comparative study of the master jeweller and his contemporaries. Includes Russian hallmarks at the turn of the 19th century.
Includes glass works by Louis Comfort Tiffany, Frédŕic Boucheron, and René Lalique; also enamelled objects and rock crystal.
Contents: 
Fabergé and the sources of his art --
Gold and silver in St. Petersburg 1830-50 --
Russian enamel --
Fabergé silver and cloisonné enamel --
The Moscow objets d'art --
The head workmasters --
Jewelry in St. Petersburg --
The workmasters --
The lesser workmasters --
Lapidary --
The Russian competitors --
The foreign competitors --
"Fauxbergé".
ISBN: 
1861541643