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The Maharani of Baroda

The bejeweled life of an extraordinary Maharani, from India to France

The Maharani of Baroda

Event information

  • Participants
    60 people
  • Duration
    1.5 hours
  • Instructors
    2
  • Language
    English
  • Price
    HK$ 250/pers.
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Let’s dive into the bejeweled life of an extraordinary Maharani, from India to France. Not only she was one of the most unbelievable jewelry lovers of all times: precious stone ornaments, carpets of pearls, golden cigar boxes… but her life and her collection were also a fascinating adventure!

Speakers:
Ms. Patricia Zilkha
Art Historian and Lecturer at L’ÉCOLE, School of Jewelry Arts
&
Mr. Nicolas Luchsinger
President of Van Cleef & Arpels, Asia Pacific
Director of the Heritage Collection

Date & Venue:
Thu, 2 July 2020
L’ÉCOLE Asia Pacific, School of Jewelry Arts

Unit 510A, 5F, K11 MUSEA, Victoria Dockside
18 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong

Champagne Reception: 
7:30pm - 8:00pm

Conversation (conducted in English): 
8:00pm - 9:00pm

 

Image: Necklace drawing, CS1987, Baroda 1949 © Archives Van Cleef & Arpels