Jewelry of the Duchess of Windsor: Elegant Note Cards with ink drawings of select pieces of jewelry that belonged to the Windsor with color accents (10 cards and envelopes).
Place Published: Palm Desert CA:
Date Published: 2008.
Description: Jewelry of the Duchess of Windsor: Elegant Note Cards Series is available through www.jmvintage.com. Ten select jewelry pieces are depicted in ink drawings by Palm Springs Artist, Sue Brucks and accented in colors for the gemstones. Each box comes with 10 white vellum cards (5½" x 8½") and matching envelopes (5 ¾" x 8¾"). The houses featured are: Diamond Prince of Wales Clip; Diamond, Ruby, Sapphire & Emerald Cross Charm Bracelet; Diamond & Sapphire Cabochon Panther Clip; Diamond & Ruby "Feather" Clip; Diamond & Ruby Necklace; Diamond, Ruby & Emerald Heart Brooch; Diamond, Ruby, Sapphire, Citrine & Emerald Flamingo Clip; Sapphire & Ruby Flower Bouquet Brooch; Daimond & Sapphire Jarretiere Bracelet; Pearl Necklace with Pearl & Diamond Pendant & a Pair of Peral & Diamond Earclips. Each card has the ink drawing of the jewelry piece printed on the front in black and accented in colors for the gemstones (on embossed panel) and a short history about the piece on the back which provides interesting anecdotes to educate and attract the curiosity of the reader. The jewelry's designer and composition of gemstones and diamonds is revealed. In addition, the description on the back also provides the information regarding the Sotheby's 1987 sale, including final auction price, if applicable, as well as any new information about the item. They are designed to bring a bit of the Windsor lifestyle into our everyday lives and to provide us with a rare opportunity to share the Windsor enigma with family and friends, in a subtle and dignified way. The drawings by Brucks are so realistic and reflect the magnificence of each piece and the color accents only make them even more life-like. Each ink drawing is signed by the artist. The note card set comes in a box wrapped with a satin ribbon, an elegant package befitting the subject it presents. Each box with 10 cards and envelopes is $21.50 (not including CA sales tax and/or shipping).SHIPPINGFor more information about the Duke & Duchess of Windsor visit: www.jmvintage.com or call 760-346-3963JEWELSERIES1Binding: Note Cards
Book Id: 17387