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Product Description: Jackie Kennedy compared him to Cellini, the Duchess of Windsor said he was today’s Fabergé, and The New Yorker described him as “the new meteor around town.” David Webb was the go-to jeweler in the 1960s and 1970s, and David Webb: The Quintessential American Jeweler is the official survey of this important designer...read more

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9781614281511, titled "David Webb: The Quintessential American Jeweler" | Editions Assouline, September 24, 2013, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Jackie Kennedy compared him to Cellini, the Duchess of Windsor said he was today’s Fabergé, and The New Yorker described him as “the new meteor around town.

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Product Description: Since its opening on the place Vendôme in Paris in 1906, renowned jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels has played a leading role in setting style and design trends in luxury jewelry and in the development of the art of jewelry design. Van Cleef & Arpels pieces have been worn by such style icons as the Duchess of Windsor, Grace Kelly and Elizabeth Taylor, and the company's prestige has spread throughout the globe, thanks to an unending list of prominent commissions issued by royal and imperial courts and the world's rich and famous...read more
By Sarah D. Coffin, Suzy Menkes (contributor) and Ruth Peltason (contributor)

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9780910503853 | Cooper-Hewitt Museum of, May 31, 2011, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: Since its opening on the place Vendôme in Paris in 1906, renowned jeweler Van Cleef & Arpels has played a leading role in setting style and design trends in luxury jewelry and in the development of the art of jewelry design.

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Product Description: Thirty-three of the world?s most accomplished and inspiring architects?Gehry, Pei, Meier, Nouvel, Piano, and 28 more?express their views on creativity, inspiration, and legacy in this visually stunning, one-of-a-kind collectionThe Pritzker Prize is the most prestigious international prize for architecture...read more
By Mark Fletcher (contributor), Grace Ong-yan (editor), Ruth Peltason (editor) and Dina Temple-Raston (contributor)

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9781579128470 | Black Dog & Leventhal Pub, October 27, 2010, cover price $40.00 | About this edition: Thirty-three of the world?

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Product Description: We are drawn to American folk art for many reasons—its history, its humanity, and, perhaps most of all, its unaffected beauty. With elements both whimsical and practical, this enduring and beloved art form has become a rich source of inspiration for today’s craftspeople...read more
By Karyn Gerhard (contributor) and Ruth Peltason

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9780307351807 | 1 edition (Clarkson Potter, September 9, 2008), cover price $35.00 | About this edition: We are drawn to American folk art for many reasons—its history, its humanity, and, perhaps most of all, its unaffected beauty.

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