The Journey of a Style (DESIGN ET ARTS DECORAT. SKIRA)
Nuno Vassallo E Silva, Maria Fernanda Passos Leite, Judy Rudoe, Come Remy
The glory of classic Cartier jewelry is exhibited through fifty years worth of designs shown in this exhibition catalog. It shows how surprising the First Cartiers were, in two clear ways: first, art nouveau elements are almost totally absent. Instead there is a singular reinterpretation of the neoclassical vocabulary: floral motifs, acanthus scrol...