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Sale of the Century in Honiton

Other items of note include Art Nouveau-influenced pieces produced by Forster and Hunt who owned the pottery in the early 1900s, quirky 'motto-ware' that was firmly aimed at the burgeoning tourist trade, a number of spectacular 14-inch diameter Art …

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Mackintosh Architecture, Riba, London — review

In his drawing for St Matthew's Church (now Queen's Cross Church) the sky seems to be hanging low, its strands echoing Mackintosh's Art Nouveau decoration. A similar sky appears behind his drawings for the Martyrs' Public School (1895). By the time he …

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Olivia Palermo Gets [Another] New Beauty Gig

Olivia Palermo, reality TV starlet turned honest-to-goodness social starlet (and all-around beautiful person) has scored yet another beauty gig according to today's news from WWD. Previously she has collaborated with Aquazurra and Aspinal for …

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Hamish Blake and Andy Lee set to earn $4m EACH a year on 2DayFM

Their alleged salary is said to be bigger than Kyle Sandilands and radio partner Jackie 'O' Henderson's, who defected from 2DayFM after bosses refused Kyle's pay increase demands from $2million to $4million. Hamish and Andy took to Instagram late last …

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Customs seizes $450000 worth of fake designer goods at JFK airport during …

The investigation, titled Operation Bad Gifts, uncovered 203 counterfeit items including sneakers, handbags, watches and sunglasses — all with fake Louis Vuitton, Gucci, Michael Kors, Chanel, Hermes, Christian Louboutin and Coach trademarks.

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As families grieve, China manages public emotions

"The doctors were extremely mean to us, and they did not provide any comforting word at all," Tan said. He said he was upset he could not see his daughter's body at the hospital but at a funeral home. Other family members also complained that they were …

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Rebecca Judd and her jetsetting family enjoy the UK festive season

After enjoying some time in the sun in Dubai, Rebecca Judd and her brood have headed to London. The Channel Nine presenter, her AFL star husband and their children are enjoying the cold weather in the Northern Hemsiphere, rugging up in coats and …

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Prince Charles forced to take shelter after the heavens open during tour of …

The Prince of Wales got a little closer to nature than he bargained for when the heavens opened as he toured a park in the centre of a London housing estate this morning. Despite the downpour, the royal, who took shelter under a large black umbrella …

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sandra james-talbot: Art Nouveau

… Behrens and Gaudi all worked in the Art Nouveau style. Art Nouveau work included jewellery, painting, print design, and architecture. Advertising and marketing was becoming more popular as commercialism expanded.

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Big old cut diamond toi and moi engagement ring late Victorian early Art Nouveau (08171-4267)

http://www.adin.be/en/2ndpage.asp?dtn=08171-4267 Big old cut diamond toi and moi engagement ring late Victorian early Art Nouveau brought to you by Adin Anti…

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DWA243 Charles Rennie Mackintosh Cufflinks

Go to: http://www.rennie-mackintosh-jewellery.co.uk/rennie-mackintosh-jewellery/DWA243.shtml for full details. Visit our channel: http://www.youtube.com/user…

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Masters of Jewellery 2004: 4 DVD Set DVD Screener

Screener for Masters of Jewellery 2004: 4 DVD Set available online from http://www.artfilms.com.au. 4 DVD 18 episodes. The jewellers behind the most exquisit…

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BECon 2013 – Beverly Fishman

Fishman presented this lecture on Thursday June 20, 2013 in Portland as part of BECon 2013: CHROMA-CULTURE. Keynote: Material Color – Beverly Fishman The rel…

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LALIQUE CRYSTAL SWAN FRENCH CRYSTAL ART GLASS

http://www.gannonsantiques.com/art-glass.html LALIQUE SWAN FRENCH CRYSTAL ART GLASS This is a beautiful Lalique crystal swan that has just come into our anti…

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French twist to entertainment calendar

An artist described as on the verge of hitting the headlines, Marema (2014's RFI Discoveries award winner) will perform on March 21 in Durban, March 26 in Cape Town, March 27 in Pretoria and March 28 in Joburg. … The hugely popular European Film …

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Is This The Most Beautiful Bookshop In The World?

Books are a beautiful thing, but sometimes the building that houses them is even more captivating. The Livraria Lello (Lello Bookstore) is one of those cases. The art nouveau masterpiece is located in the center of Porto, Portugal, and features an …

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"Revolutions 2" at Forest Lawn Museum Celebrates Classic Music Industry Art

The work represents the era's fascination with the art nouveau movement, a style especially popularized by Rick Griffin, whose work is in the show, too. Struzan's front and back covers for Black Sabbath's Sabbath Bloody Sabbath from 1973 are another …

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Discovering Anne Frank's life

Anne Frank, Copyright: picture-alliance. Every day, masses of tourists walk through the Hackesche Höfe courtyards in the center of Berlin and discover its remarkable Art Nouveau design and exclusive shops. A few steps away, a non-descript sign points …

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Cartier's Archive: Home To Hidden Treasures

Besides documenting the princesses' doll jewelry, there were black-and-white photos of a wax dummy's hand, waving that light-bulb-unscrewing wave of British royals and wearing the platinum watch that Cartier had made for the future Queen Mother. This …

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Renae Ayris displays her amazing bikini body in poolside pictures with her …

Following the couple's post-Melbourne Cup break-up, the blonde beauty was seen smiling on Saturday as she posed poolside, looking amazing and showing Tom just what he was missing. Taking to Instagram, the 24-year-old posted a photo of herself in a …

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Rochdale couple swindled up to £1million from the NHS to fund their luxury …

A couple who swindled £1million from the NHS to fund their luxury lifestyle of globetrotting and flashy cars have been jailed for a total of five-and-a-half years. John Leigh, 54, and Deborah Hancox, 45, from Rochdale, Greater Manchester, were involved …

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Hundreds of shoppers pay people $22 an hour to queue up for them and snare …

But it turns out Thanksgiving could be the best day to shop all year. An analysis …. While a TV might function for 10 years, 'it will probably be outdated within a year,' says Louis Ramirez, a senior feature writer for dealnews.com (dealnews.com …

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Fabergé to launch its first ornamental Easter Egg in a …

Peter Carl Fabergé, jeweller to the Russian Tsars, has built the brand reputation around its signature Fabergé Easter Eggs, made with the most precious metals and gemstones and manufactured to Russia's imperial royal …

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Casa Prefabricada | Hercules Gets A Passport

With the motivation to provide one thing new and original, this jewelry is greatest suited to satisfy these kinds of wishes.Louis Comfort Tiffany, a single of the first essential American jewellery designers, launched the art work …

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Riga and Vilnius in TOP-5 a cities for fast-growth businesses by US Inc.

Riga was ranked 2nd in Europe as a city for fast-growth businesses by influential US business publication Inc..Vilnius has been ranked 4th. The list, compiled by influential US business publication Inc., rated European cities on the number companies …

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New Museum's Generational Triennial: wired for the future

The exhibition is hotly anticipated, largely because of its two curators: Lauren Cornell, a former director of Rhizome, a New Museum-affiliated organisation that has been promoting digital art for almost two decades, and Ryan Trecartin, the artist …

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Three of Newcastle's famous visitor attractions open their doors to private diners

“An event could begin with a drinks reception in the shadow of the historic SS Turbinia, for example and continue with dinner in Discovery's magnificent, vaulted, art nouveau, Great Hall. “Alternatively, guests could drink and dine alongside a life …

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Quiz: Hamilton Lego exhibition – can you name these landmarks created with …

Scottish artist Warren Elsmore has created lego models of national and local landmarks, and iconic images. Share; Share; Tweet; +1. A Lego exhibition at Low Parks Museum is attracting thousands of visitors at the moment. Scottish artist Warren Elsmore …

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Tommy Hilfiger Becomes Digital Showroom Pioneer

Tommy Hilfiger announced the launch of a pioneering new digital platform that it hopes could revolutionize the traditional sales experience today. This new concept — a digital sales showroom — will debut at its global headquarters in Amsterdam.

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UCLA Professor to apologize after 'racially insensitive' exam question

Professor Robert Goldstein wrote the question about whether Michael Brown's stepfather, Louis Head, should face indictment for shouting 'burn this b—- down!' after a grand jury decided not to charge Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson over Brown's …

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Bess Myerson, the first Jewish Miss America, dies at 90

Neil Patrick Harris buys himself a Tiffany & Co. gift after bombing as Oscar host while critics label him 'disrespectful' Fancy tastes · https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xcXxsFrkqfk Giuliana Rancic 'made Zendaya hair remark THREE times' during Fashion …

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A la découverte de l'Art nouveau dans la région

ême si le Poitou-Charentes est plus connu pour ses chefs-d'œuvre de l'art roman que pour ses façades Art nouveau, elle possède malgré tout un certain nombre de pièces importantes, comme le théâtre d'ombres du cabaret Le Chat noir au musée de …

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Women's Day special: Plan a solo exotic trip, ladies!

Brussels, Belgium: Brussels is filled with 17th-century Art Nouveau buildings and daily flower markets. Visit Brussels' very own Eiffel Tower, the Atomium. It provides great views, inside and out. Also, needless to say, get some chocolate and waffles …

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Boston Ballet Premieres "Lady of the Camellias"

The salon doors, designed by David Gano, recall Aubrey Beardsley's dark, toxic Art Nouveau combination of simplicity and ornamentation. Chandeliers, similarly, are composed of slender dark spider-like lines huddling close together. These gothic …

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Community bid to retain Shambellie

“Positive” steps have been taken to prevent a former national museum from being sold off to private buyers. A steering group has been formed to come up with proposals for future uses of Shambellie House at New Abbey. They will have six months to bring …

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