Precious animals: the bejeweled bestiary

Very popular theme in Art since the dawn of Time, the animal, more than ever, is a major topic of inspiration for jewelry creation . Fanciful or realistic, domestic or wild, let yourself be surprised by this bestiary made out of gold and precious stones.

Evelyne Possémé
Senior Curator at the Museum of Decorative Arts, “Art nouveau, Art Deco, Jewelry Departments”
Gislain Aucremanne
Art Historian, graduate from the Ecole du Louvre and professor at L’ECOLE Van Cleef & Arpels