Recent Posts in ‘Art and Collectables’
Walpole British Luxury and and one of the world’s greatest watch brands, Vacheron Constantin wil host the first Crafted: Makers of the Exceptional Showcase at at Somerset House West Wing. The showcase will be available to the public from Thursday 4th to Saturday 6th April. On display will be a collection of 20 of Britain’s
The Voice of an Artist Clothed in Rococo Luxury: The Golden Grand Piano is Quite Probably the World’s Most Luxurious and Precious Grand Piano C. Bechstein, one of Germany’s most historic and at the same time most modern piano-makers, a company that has a list of clients including royalty, the great and the good have possibly surpassed
Next month, Montblanc will be introducing this year’s Patron of Art Edition writing instruments. For 22 years, the luxury brand headquartered in Hamburg, Germany, has celebrated the contribution of a different historical patron of the arts and coincides with the annual Montblanc de la Culture Arts Patronage Awards, an honour established in 1992 to recognise
To own a Judith Leiber minaudière or clutch is akin to owning a Patek Philippe watch or a Bentley. It is a statement to say that not only have you arrived but you possess taste, class and that certain je na sais quoi. To some ladies who lunch and dames who dine, no evening gown
Montblanc has unveiled their 2013 Montblanc “Signature For Good” Collection, a special edition of writing instruments, jewellery pieces and leather accessories. The new products feature a unique brick design illustrating the joint effort of building a better future for all children and their communities by improving access to quality education, including the construction of schools
The Baccarat Harcourt legend embodies not just a single glass, but a whole family of objects with a brilliant destiny.
Baccarat Harcourt – A Saga, An Icon Magnifying the effects of light for the past 170 years, the Harcourt legend embodies not just a single glass, but a whole family of objects with a brilliant destiny. In 2013, by grouping together all of its designs cut under the iconic name of Harcourt, Baccarat is opening
Christmas might be over but for us the magical season was revived on the opening night of The Sleeping Beauty at the London Coliseum. Just as most of you probably are, I’m a huge fan of this classic fairy tale, with fond memories of it when growing up. This magnificent production brings the entire fantasy
Montblanc has started 2013 by releasing two Great Characters Limited Edition writing instruments in tribute to one of the world’s most renowned and influential physicists of the 20th century, Albert Einstein (1879 – 1955). The Great Characters series has been designed and created in honour of great individuals who, through their unique talent and vision,
An Interview with Australian Artist Timothy John in which we discuss his collaboration with watch maker Yvan Arpa.
The Art of Time Australian artist Timothy John, is not just a painter, not just a sculptor, printmaker or even a draftsman, he is all those things, but first and foremost, he is a creative thinker and most importantly he is someone unable to let a creative opportunity pass him by. With a deep love