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Fine art comes of age in the UAE

The notion that only rich people buy high-worth artworks has slowly changed in recent years as nouveau art collectors now have the option of buying online and paying through credit cards, which facilitates new investments. Blum says there has been a …

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The Hunt is Over! 260 Big Easter Eggs Unveiled at Rockefeller Center

The Big Egg Hunt was held in London in 2012 and raised $1.5 million for charity. Faberge, a luxury jeweler that specializes in egg themed jewelry, sponsored the event. Russian jeweler Peter Carl Faberge created the original Imperial Faberge jeweled …

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New gold dream

In 1959 Carol Hogben, the assistant keeper of the trendsetting Circulation Department at the Victoria & Albert Museum, conceived the idea for an exhibition – what would become the International Exhibition of Modern Jewellery 1890-1961, a showcase of …

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Luxarazzi : Luxarazzi 101: Fabergé's Apple Blossom Egg

After seeing the delight of the Empress after receiving the egg, the Tsar decided to commission another egg for the following year from the company of the famous jeweller Peter Carl Fabergé and thus a tradition was born.

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Tiffany Exhibition, Musée du Luxembourg,  Paris until Jan 17th

LOUIS COMFORT TIFFANY, Musée du Luxembourg, Paris 16 September 2009 – 17 January 2010 This dynamic exhibition brings together some 160 pieces of work compris…

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The delicate and utterly mouth-watering art of world's master Easter egg makers

At Claridge's, London's iconic Art Deco hotel, limited edition Easter eggs have become one of the hotel's most anticipated traditions. Pastry Chef Ross Sneddon now has the process down pat. "We use two molds which we then assemble to make one hollow …

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Lecture looks at lost landmarks

There was a soft rumbling of nostalgia during ARCH's Vanished Fort Wayne lecture as observers took in a black-and-white photograph of the bus station in its original, sleek art deco design. Jill Van Gessel, historic preservation specialist at ARCH …

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Broadway legend Chita Rivera was a class act at Le Petit Saturday

On Saturday she wore a black translucent jacket with a glittering boarder over a sleeveless blouse that was similarly trimmed, plus an Art Deco-inspired skirt with an angular feather pattern. Lipstick, earrings and high pumps: scarlet. Rivera routinely …

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Blanchette: restaurant review

At the front there's a bar to eat at with a view of French pastoral scenes assembled from Art Nouveau tiles. At the back there's a dining room with bare-brick walls that aren't so much distressed as completely ravaged, an experience for which they are …

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Window-gazing leads to documenting church art

The artist was part of the team assembled by Louis Comfort Tiffany, and the window is St. Paul Preaching in Athens Upon Finding the Altar to an Unknown God. St. Paul's boasts five full-size Tiffany windows in addition to rare carvings in wood, marble …

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1894 Steinlen Art Nouveau Print Art Exhibit Cats Animal …

1894 Steinlen Art Nouveau Print Art Exhibit Cats Animal Theme Decor Poster 1123 Buy Now On eBay! Click here for more information! The2FunAdGuyz offer a ne…

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Cream ware Sauce Boat – Art Nouveau | Flickr – Photo …

Cream ware Sauce Boat – Art Nouveau. … Awaji Pottery – Muscle Man Form; Hedi Schoop Ceramic Horse; Cream ware Sauce Boat – Art Nouveau; Awaji Ware – the birth of a collection? Bird Girl – i just painted it yellow.

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Rennie Mackintosh pendant DSG200 m2

Rennie Mackintosh Art Nouveau pendant http://www.rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/rennie-mackintosh-jewellery/rennie-mackintosh-necklaces-p1.shtml Sterling …

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DSG279 Charles Rennie Mackintosh Brooch

Go to: http://www.rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/rennie-mackintosh-jewellery/DSG279.shtml for full details. Visit our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user…

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Faberge Eggs ‘Miraculous, Marvelous Works of Detail’
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Jugendstil Collier Schmetterling nach Rene Lalique anhgl13_flv.flv

Gesehen in der Online Galerie Dakota House http://www.dakotahouse.de : Jugendstil Collier Schmetterling im Stile von Rene Lalique aus 925 Silber neu gefertigt.

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Cutting-edge Houston dance company plans to close studio, end classes

The space, located in the Art Deco Tribeca Lofts on West Clay Street, has hosted dance and movement classes for children and adults for 10 years. An artist-in-residence program offered emerging choreographers a rehearsal and performance venue in which …

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Costume jewelry popular at auction

Costume jewelry was a popular item and bids were received for $10 to $75 per piece. In the second ring tools were selling from $5 to $15 each. Gene Autry sheet music played its way to $15 and the Gasoline Alley book hit $15. The art deco statue with a …

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US police arrest man after LA Times shooting threat

The LA Times has the fourth highest circulation of any newspaper in the United States. The paper's art deco building opened in 1935 and is located in downtown Los Angeles across from the headquarters of the city police. Related News. Dutch man held …

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Arts & Community calendar: April 20 to 26

Art Nouveau: Lighting with Style, through May, Farm House Museums, ISU campus. Radford Davis: Life of Sierra Leone, through June, Multicultural Center, ISU Memorial Union. Ann's Glass, through July 25, Brunnier Art Museum, 295 Scheman Building, Iowa …

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Update your spring and summer home decor by showcasing vintage, Victorian …

Bradbury & Bradbury now offers a couple of art wallpapers derived from illustrations by period artists William Morris and Walter Crane. Fenway has an Art Nouveau-style pattern with irises at its heart, while Woodland showcases the artistry of both …

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100-Year-Old Fabergé Egg Found Among Gold Scrap – CBS …

After Maria's delight at the original 1885, Jeweled Hen Egg, Alexander enlisted Peter Carl Fabergé, the official imperial goldsmith, to produce an egg for the following Easter. Revealing the new Fabergé eggs became an annual Easter tradition for the Russian royal family. As years passed … We are a family-owned business that was established in […]

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Record Store Day 2014: Top 5 Album Covers

Songs like Big Love, Little Lies and Isn't It Midnight may have, on the surface, been poppy numbers but had much more darker undertones running through them. Not only that, the album cover showed a placid art-deco scene that had slightly sinister edges …

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Northampton Greyfriars: Demise of the Brutalist 'mouth of hell'

Question marks remain over what will be done with the site, but as another example of Brutalism disappears, is there a chance the mistakes of the past, the knocking down of fine examples of Victorian architecture, or inter-war art deco, could be repeated?

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The 5-star soup kitchen

He enters the 1,413-room hotel, with its decadent Art Deco decor and crystal chandeliers. There, donning a crisp white hat and coat, he takes his place as the Director of Culinary, overseeing 148 chefs and cooks who serve more than 600,000 meals each …

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Video and gallery: Snapshot of Birmingham's changing Chamberlain Square

Around £3,000 of public funds was used to help the construction of the monument. It is linked with a sister landmark, the Chamberlain Clock which stands in the centre of the Jewellery Quarter. Watch the time-lapse video of the … One benefit of the …

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From Matjames Metson's cluttered studio, objets d'art emerge

Matjames Metson's Silver Lake studio is in a 1930s Art Deco duplex perched atop a steep flight of aging, concrete stairs overlooking a cul-de-sac, which overlooks a hillside, which overlooks a bustling intersection that, from above, appears to be …

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CD Sunday Challenge: Deco Drama

The theme this week is my choice. I like both Art Deco and Art Nouveau styles but I think I prefer the Deco when it comes to the ladies. I hope you will be inspired by the theme but before I show the Design Team contributions …

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Easter Eggs.. More than just Chocolate – Jewellery Monthly

The First Jeweller that created imperial Eggs was called Peter Carl Fabergé who created traditional jewellery and decorated objects. He was best known for his jewelled easter eggs. He became famous for creating unique, …

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The very brief, but still wondrous history of the New York …

The Highlanders took a logo originally designed by Louis Comfort (!) Tiffany, the son of the founder of Tiffany & Co. and probably didn't pay him any royalties for it. Just think of how rich the Tiffany family could have been if their …

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Gabriel Garcia Marquez's death mourned throughout the world

Mexico's government scheduled a public memorial for Monday in the art deco Palace of Fine Arts in the capital's historic center. Colombia's ambassador to Mexico, Jose Gabriel Ortiz, suggested to reporters that the author's ashes could be divided …

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The ten best beaches in the South West – according to the WMN!

In addition to being a great location for swimming and windsurfing, the beach at Bigbury provides access to Burgh Island and its famous art deco hotel. Although the causeway disappears at high tide, this provides an opportunity to ride the quirky sea …

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In search of a fallen soldier

Katea Dairy Factory Co-op 1950 is spelled out in an Art Deco font. It's in a sorry state. Some woolly brown ewes graze at its edges. Wool fadges and rusty drums line the dispatch. The louvre-style windows are mostly gone or broken. I'd take a look if …

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Getting to the art of the matter

The notion that only rich people buy high-worth artworks has slowly changed in recent years as nouveau art collectors now have the option of buying online and paying through credit cards, which facilitates new investments. Blum says there has been a …

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Art nouveau silver Antique brooch – Online boot fair

… Film Character Toys, Vintage & Classic Toys, Video Games & Consoles, Consoles, Games, Other Video Games & Consoles. Home » Jewellery & Watches » Vintage & Antique Jewellery » Art nouveau silver Antique brooch.

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