Verdura: The Life and Work of a Master Jeweler


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Large format hardcover, folio bound in black cloth and with publisher’s non price-clipped dust-jacket. Notes [Bibliographics references], Index. With 238 photographs, including 182 plates in full color. First edition, first printing with full number line. A pictorial survey of the high end jewelry creations of Fulco di Verdra, designer to such luminaries as Coco Channel, Greta Garbo, Cole Porter and his wife Linda, and Daisey Fellows, the Duchess of Windsor, among others. Fabulously illustrated with the sophisticated and flamboyant neo-Baroque style jewelry which catapulted him from Palermo to Paris, Los Angeles and finally New York. No previous ownership marks. A clean, tight, fresh and unmarked copy, like new. Dust-jacket has no tears or chips and is clean. Fine in a near fine dust-jacket. A large, heavy book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage, calculated as close to actual cost as possible.

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Weight 3.93 lbs


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Corbett, Patricia


Harry N. Abrams

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New York

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