January 9-13, 2025 • Miami Beach Convention Center

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January 9-13, 2025 • Miami Beach Convention Center

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A Brief History of the Art Nouveau Era

Art Nouveau is the creative expression that defines the design zeitgeist from approximately 1895 to 1915. Developed in France as a response to the overwrought styles of the Victorian Era, the creative output of this time—whether in painting, textil...
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A Brief History of the Edwardian Era

The Edwardian Era derives its name from the English King, Edward VII (1901-1910), who has often been described as a luxury-loving playboy who had a reputation for living the fast life and running with the nouveau riche! This era is also known as the...
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A Brief History of Van Cleef & Arpels

The legacy of Van Cleef & Arpels begins with a love story. When the daughter of a precious stone dealer, Estelle Arpels, met Alfred Van Cleef, the son of a stone cutter, their union gave rise to an enduring history that continues to evolve over 110....
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Antiques Trade Talk with Matthew Weldon

An ardent determination to preserve the integrity and longevity of the antique jewelry trade is a defining characteristic of Ireland-based Las Vegas Antique Jewelry and Watch Show dealer, Matthew Weldon. While he certainly appreciates the intrinsic v...
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A Brief History of René Lalique

Insects in flight, naked dancing women and twirling, winding branches epitomized the aesthetics of the Art Nouveau era. Stylistically, the Art Deco period was its antithesis; Deco is identifiable by its long lines and stylized geometry. One man was a...
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A Brief History of Verdura

Almost one hundred years ago, in 1929, when Duke Fulco di Verdura was ready to make his mark on the world, he threw a costume party. Fortunately, he had a venue: his ancestral home, Palazzo Verdura in Palermo, Italy. And he had a budget: the very las...

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