Monday, December 13, 2010
For The Birds
Bird figurals are always a popular theme for costume jewelry. Birds capture our imagination and we envy their freedom of flight. They are the perfect pallet for jewelry artist to work their magic.
This peacock brooch is a Panetta creation. The quality is exceptional and as with all of their work it has the look of fine jewelry.
A Nolan Miller design
Lea Stein, Paris
Created with her unique layered
and compressed acetate process.
Hand carved and hand painted Takahashi hummingbird.
Coro Heavenly Swallows Duet and earrings.
Matisse Renoir copper and enamel stylized bird brooch, "Windsong".
A 1930's or 40's enameled brooch with large paste stones.
BSK enameled peacock
A jeweled and enameled Boucher Hummingbird