FREE Delivery in the UK.
Temporarily out of stock.
Order now and we'll deliver when available. We'll e-mail you with an estimated delivery date as soon as we have more information. Your account will only be charged when we dispatch the item.
Dispatched from and sold by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Jean Després: Jeweler, Maker and Designer of the Machine Age Hardcover – 27 Apr 2009

5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review

See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
£36.00 £31.99
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

Product details

  • Hardcover: 248 pages
  • Publisher: Thames and Hudson Ltd; 01 edition (27 April 2009)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 050051478X
  • ISBN-13: 978-0500514788
  • Product Dimensions: 24.1 x 2.5 x 31.5 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 1 customer review
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 361,326 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description


Lavishly illustrated.... Boasts a number of original photographs

Lavishly illustrated . Boasts a number of original photographs"

Anyone with an interest in jewelry history will appreciate this book.

The 234 high-quality color illustrations are interspersed with another 100 black-and-white images of Despres in his studio and some of the original images from catalogs and exhibitions.... This will be appealing to artists and collectors equally for the visual material, while the text will be valuable for historians of art and design.

About the Author

Melissa Gabardi is a historian of the decorative arts and a specialist in twentieth-century jewelry. She lives in Milan.

Customer reviews

Share your thoughts with other customers
See all 1 customer reviews

Top customer reviews

19 September 2011
Verified Purchase
2 people found this helpful
|Comment|Report abuse

Most helpful customer reviews on Amazon.com

Amazon.com: 5.0 out of 5 stars 2 reviews
Amazon Customer
5.0 out of 5 starsSuperb Book About An Art Deco Genius.
3 December 2010 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase
Mark B.
5.0 out of 5 starsGenius!
14 September 2014 - Published on Amazon.com
Verified Purchase

Where's My Stuff?

Delivery and Returns

Need Help?