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1880-1910)' (through Aug. 18) Nearly all the 40 works in this show — from a collection recently donated to the museum — are in a traditional form of vases, bowls and platters. They represent a marvelous variety of styles and influences, including Art …

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VOWS: James Robert (Rob) Schaefer & Lance Edward Howley

… was only one place to turn to for their rings: the past. For the wedding, the couple restored an Art Nouveau wedding ring that belonged to Shaeffer's great grandfather; a diamond solitaire that belonged to his grandmother was incorporated into a …

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'Deco Japan: Shaping Art and Culture' in Seattle

Seattle's Asian Art Museum presents Deco Japan: Shaping Art and Culture, 1920-1945 running from May 10 through October 19, 2014 in the museum's 1933 Art Deco Tateuchi galleries. Drawn from the Levenson collection, the nearly 200 works include …

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Membership has its advantages at area cultural institutions

The glittering jewelry and glass designs of Louis Comfort Tiffany will debut on the very last day the reciprocal program is open, on May 31. There's an estimated 20,000 memberships between the five organizations. They'll keep track of how many people …

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Who Made That? A Sad Child, on a Post-it, at the Top of Dior

Since 2007, de Castellane, 52, has been creating a personal collection of objects that can be worn as jewelry or admired as sculptures on pedestals that fully blend in with the pieces. Some of the creations … For me the greatest jeweler was [Rene …

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mdolla jewelry: Art Nouveau, Lalique

mdolla jewelry. Pages. Início. Copyright © / mdolla jewelry. -Template by : Urangkurai / powered by :blogger. Art Nouveau, Lalique. Rene Lalique Art Nouveau, Lalique Jewelry. Postado por heloisa às 02:15. Categories: Rene Lalique Share …

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Art Nouveau Glasgow | Visual Merchandising

Art Nouveau was and still is one of the most influential art and design movements you can see how it influenced the art deco movement in America using some of the same designs but changing them to fit into an art deco style …

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The Flying Duchess Blog: Jewelry of René Lalique

Jewelry of René Lalique. Below are examples of the work of Art Nouveau jewelry and glass designer René Lalique, a style which our jewel design will draw from. Posted by Kieran Baxter at 13:52 …

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My Foundations: Adam D Tihany

It is an amazing Art Nouveau building, exuberant and rich with exterior and interior detailing and a celebration of architecture, decorations, sculpture and Czech art." Picture: Petr Šmerkl. "Each chef brings a unique perspective to our collaboration …

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Introducing: The Passenger, a cute new gastropub in the Junction with a little …

Designer Marco Pekota, who dreamed up everything from the tables to the light fixtures, was aiming for an retro-futuristic blend of Art Deco and steampunk. (Our favourite feature: the edgy gear detailing on the bar stools.) The Numbers: • 100-seat …

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Prince George's and Southern Maryland Going Out Guide, April 24-30, 2014

Glass show and sale A showcase of early American, art deco and Depression-era glassware, china, pottery and other collectibles. Sponsored by the Delmarva Depression Glass Club. Saturday 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday 10 a.m.-3 p.m. DuVal High School, 9880 …

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Entertainment Calendar: Issue of April 24, 2014

Quartet Nouveau, artists in residence, will perform 2 p.m. Sunday, April 27 at Hope United Methodist Church, 16550 Bernardo Heights Parkway. Reception following, freewill … Poway resident Julie Rogelstad will perform as part of Cabaret for a Cause, 7 …

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Britain's best vintage festivals: Goodwood Revival and more

The brainchild of the veteran festival organisers Robin and Colette Weathersbee, the event is so hotly anticipated that all rooms in the luxury Art Deco Aviator Hotel at Sywell Aerodrome in Northamptonshire were snapped up within 24 hours of going on sale.

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cheap tiffany jewelry He is charged with murder of John …

Tiffany'. She paints a brilliant picture of the life and work of Clara Driscoll, employee and designer for Louis Comfort Tiffany, who is most known for his work in stained glass. Set in New York around the turn of the twentieth …

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Mark Shand: Farewell to an old-fashioned adventurer

Shand took a fine arts course at Sotheby's before adopting a career as a freelance art dealer, at one stage specialising in the Art Deco period. By the time he was 22, according to the gossip columns, he was enjoying a liaison with Princess Lee …

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Carl Faberge's Lost Third Imperial Easter Egg Goes On Display

LONDON, ENGLAND – APRIL 16: The Third Faberge Imperial Easter Egg is displayed at Court Jewellers Wartski on April 16, 2014 in London, England. This rare Imperial Faberge Easter Egg, made for the Russian Royal family in 1887, thought to be worth …

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Things to do in Florida | Lovely Travel of a Nomadic Dad

This luxurious empire was created by Louis Comfort Tiffany's father Charles Lewis Tiffany and Teddy Young (shame he became '& Co' after Charles took control). The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art has an …

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Pub launches in Gedling following £300000 Castle Rock facelift

The refurbishment has retained much of the building's art deco style with artwork, light fittings and a stained glass window installed to keep in with the times. Opening on St George's Day, the owners made the occasion extra special with a selection of …

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Pizarro: Renovated Los Gatos Theatre ready to meet the public

And maybe that's a good thing now that the 99-year-old movie house will be reopening this weekend after getting a transformative, Art Deco makeover and a new lease on life. Honestly, the old theater never bothered me much if it was showing a movie I …

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Life is in Lisbon

Inaugurated in 1969, this important museum contains collections that span 4,000 years, from ancient Egyptian figurines to Lalique's Art Nouveau jewellery. Icing on the cake. The Hills Tramcar Tour lasts 80 minutes and departs from Praca do Comercio …

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Sun Link streetcar artwork goes with the 'flow'

There are antique clocks and touches that evoke the Art Nouveau and Art Deco movements. While there, check out the handrail and grille work along the ramp, and look up and find laser-cut bird shapes. Overhead there's a canopy of the solar system …

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Art Nouveau beauty on a Fifth Avenue building | Ephemeral …

Art Nouveau beauty on a Fifth Avenue building. Baltmanfifthaveentrance3 In 1906, distinguished fine goods store B. Altman & Company opened this Italian Renaissance palazzo–inspired store on Fifth Avenue and 34th Street.

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Breakfast at Tiffany's – Мастерство — это ключ!

At first it was just a small stationery jewelry stores, but there are great Charles ideals and aspirations , hopes to become a world-class brand Tiffany . At the … 1870 Paris World's Fair , Tiffany will be awarded for the first time the world 's attention to emerge , followed by its active participation […]

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Cimarusti Shuttering Providence for Quick Marine Facelift

A release describes the redo as "a luxe vision of our oceans as seen through the lens of an Art Deco enthusiast." Expect dark blue velvet chairs with brass-capped feet, driftwood chandeliers, and dark blue carpeting. Cimarusti is also enclosing …

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Where is the centre of Toronto?

Concept being STAR FAMILY finds art deco? … What Lawrence Avenue used to look like in Toronto Wow… Who knew that Lawrence East ends at Don Mills, not even reaching the Don Valley; The Best Pizza in Toronto Thanks Lana, you are right! Vesuvios on …

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$21m blue diamond up for auction at Christie's

Having graduated from The University of Essex in 2011 with a degree in Creative Writing, Lauren spent some time in the jewellery industry, gaining a NAG qualification along the way. Now at Jewellery Focus, and she feels she's putting her writing skills …

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Fabergé | NUVO Magazine

When Peter Carl Fabergé, founder of the world-renowned Fabergé jewellery firm, fled to Germany amidst the Russian Revolution in 1917, he took none of his jewels with him, according to his great-granddaughter Tatiana …

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blog48.de | At first it was just a small stationery jewelry stores

1870 Paris World's Fair , Tiffany will be awarded for the first time the world 's attention to emerge , followed by its active participation in the second -generation successor to Louis · Comfort · Tiffany ( Louis Comfort Tiffany , son …

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A playboy and gossip but he never let his beloved sister down: Richard Kay on …

Their mother Rosalind was a member of the hugely wealthy Cubbitt building family. Expelled from school in Dorset for smoking cannabis at 16, he headed to London and dealt in art deco jewellery. It was the swinging sixties but something his father said …

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Union Common Steakhouse Coming to Broadway and Division

Lynh Nguyen of LDN Interiors designed the 4,200 square foot restaurant space pulling inspiration from the building's art deco architecture and in part, from steakhouses of the past. By incorporating elements of Art Deco and industrial design, Nguyen …

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FBI agent, best-selling author to discuss art theft cases

But mostly he blended in among the many types involved in art crime, from flashy, nouveau-riche assassins to clever lawyers. "What I liked initially (about) working art crimes was that it was police work using your brain, more so than waving a gun …

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Faberge Egg: Hunt for 20 Million Imperial Easter Egg over …

Also known as The Alexander III Equestrian Egg, the jewelled Easter egg was then created under the supervision of the Russian jeweller Peter Carl Fabergé in 1910, for the last Tsar of Russia, Nicholas II. The egg is carved …

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Author Gabriel Garcia-Marquez loved Castro more than the Cuban people

"Garcia Marquez, who died Thursday at age 87, was eulogized in a brief ceremony Monday evening in the dramatic art deco lobby by the presidents of both Mexico and Colombia, two countries linked by the writer through his birth, life, heritage and career.

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Store to make return after being torched in riots

The art-deco landmark delivered one of the most iconic images of the riots as the fire reduced it to rubble. Now, the new look store will be re-opening for the first time since that day and store manager Paul Guyver is “excited” to see the store make …

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In Mexico City, Things Are Hotter Than Ever

The proprietor of my Art Deco digs showed me up the wide stairs of an airy building, which seemed as if it hadn't been restored—just beautifully preserved and cared for. It was surrounded by a neighborhood that matched. This was no Miami Beach enclave …

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