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George Wickes. Royal Goldsmith 1698-1761 by  Elaine Barr - Hardcover - 1980 - from Twelfth Street Booksellers (SKU: 1019)

George Wickes. Royal Goldsmith 1698-1761

George Wickes. Royal Goldsmith 1698-1761 by  Elaine Barr - Hardcover - 1980 - from Twelfth Street Booksellers (SKU: 1019)
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George Wickes. Royal Goldsmith 1698-1761

by Barr, Elaine

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  • fine
  • hardcover
Condition
Fine/Fine
ISBN 10
0847803260
ISBN 13
9780847803262
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About This Item

Rizzoli in Association with Christie's, New York, 1980 Hardcover, dust jacket decorated endpapers, XIII, 210pp, frontis portrait of Wickes, illust b/w throughout, chronology, family trees, appendices, bibliog, index. Introduction by Arthur Grimwade. George Wickes' firm founded in the 16th century became Garrard & Go. in the 19th, the firm that still holds the Royal Appointment to Her Majesty the Queen. The 1952 discovery of the ledgers and account books of Wickes' firm gives a detailed picture of Wicke's craft and busines, and identifies surviving pieces of the magnificent silver he created, as well as provides a wealth of material about the goldsmith's business of the time and illuminates the lives of 18th century London goldsmiths. Notes follow every chapter. Fine book in Fine unclipped dust jacket.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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Bookseller
Twelfth Street Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1019
Title
George Wickes. Royal Goldsmith 1698-1761
Author
Barr, Elaine
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0847803260
ISBN 13
9780847803262
Publisher
Rizzoli in Association with Christie's, New York
Place of Publication
New York
Date published
1980
Keywords
GOLDSMITHS, JEWELRY, GARRARD & CO., ANTIQUES

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