Decryption

16 January 2018

Gas and its Bohemian workshop

08 January 2018

1970s Piaget watches at Artcurial

This exceptional sale entitled “Time is Feminine” features fifteen vintage women’s watches signed Piaget.

This exceptional sale entitled "Time is Feminine" features fifteen vintage women's watches signed Piaget.

20 December 2017

“Precious Ballerinas” by Van Cleef & Arpels

The ballerinas at the heart of the new Van Cleef & Arpels exhibition were inspired in the 1940s by the paintings of Edgard Degas.

The ballerinas at the heart of the new Van Cleef & Arpels exhibition were inspired in the 1940s by the paintings of Edgard Degas.

17 December 2017

“Time is feminine” the french jewelry post editorial

It is with great pleasure that we present the editorial for this Artcurial catalogue, which pays tribute to the vintage watches gathered for this exceptional auction at the Monaco Yacht Club on 18 January 2017.

It is with great pleasure that we present the editorial for this Artcurial catalogue, which pays tribute to the vintage watches gathered for this exceptional auction...

24 November 2017

Couture jewelry at The Vintage Collector’s Fair

On December 1 and 2, fashion antiques dealer Catherine Lecomte is bringing together fifteen or so colleagues at the Bristol Hotel. “High-end vintage” comes in the form of clothing, watches, bags, and couture jewelry – now presented to you by the french jewelry post.

On December 1 and 2, fashion antiques dealer Catherine Lecomte is bringing together fifteen or so colleagues at the Bristol Hotel. “High-end vintage” comes in the...

03 November 2017

“Tuaregs” at the Musée des Confluences

This exhibition highlights the jewelry of the nomadic tribes of the Sahara. Often dismissed as worthless trinkets by the public, they are in fact rich in beauty.

This exhibition highlights the jewelry of the nomadic tribes of the Sahara. Often dismissed as worthless trinkets by the public, they are in fact rich in beauty.

19 October 2017

Contemporary art in the “Medusa” exhibition

Around twenty works of contemporary art set the pace of the “Medusa”exhibition, helping to break the clichés linked to the jewel of the “too precious”, the “too feminine” or the “too flashy”.

Around twenty works of contemporary art set the pace of the "Medusa"exhibition, helping to break the clichés linked to the jewel of the "too precious", the "too...

24 August 2017

Precious wood

Wood is not immediately associated with jewelry and yet … It allows contemporary creators to free themselves from the constraints of such traditional materials as gold and precious stones and puts in question the notion of preciousness.

Wood is not immediately associated with jewelry and yet … It allows contemporary creators to free themselves from the constraints of such traditional materials as...

24 July 2017

The Leopards Awards

Promoting history, the present and the future of British jewelry: this is the goal of the first Leopards Awards, to be launched on November 15th at a gala dinner at Goldsmiths’ Hall, the former headquarters of the goldsmiths’ guild.

Promoting history, the present and the future of British jewelry: this is the goal of the first Leopards Awards, to be launched on November 15th at a gala dinner at...

14 July 2017

Avant-garde jewelry in the “Medusa” exhibition

A large part of the exhibition is dedicated to this type of jewelry, also known as “contemporary” jewelry and still relatively unknown in France.

Picture: Galatée Pestre, found jewelry collection © Matthieu Gauchet

A large part of the exhibition is dedicated to this type of jewelry, also known as “contemporary” jewelry and still relatively unknown in France. Picture:...

Experience the excitement of jewelry

Sign up for the newsletter the french jewelry post

Subscribe