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Last updated 5 August 2020

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The following books have been added to our booklist in August 2020:

Chadwick (R.): A Voyage Through Time: The Masis Collection of Horological Masterpieces

Chadwick (R.): A Voyage Through Time: The Masis Collection of Horological Masterpieces
NEW. 416 pages, illustrated, 2020. The Masis Collection of pocket watches is privately owned and very comprehensive, it encompasses over 400 years of the watchmaker's, enameller's and goldsmith's art and craft. Beautifully illustrated, the book is a journey through the development of the mechanical watch and also shows the artistic progression of watch case decoration. The collection is particularly rich in examples of gloriously painted Geneva enamels and the beautiful enamel watches made for export to China and Turkey in the early years of the 19th century.

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(Ref: N5038)
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Price: 220.00

Hartop (C): Royal Goldsmiths: The Art of Rundell & Bridge 1797 - 1843
O/P. 168 pages, 150 colour illustrations, signed by author, 2005. Rundell & Bridge were the leading firm of goldsmiths & jewellers of their day and were appointed Royal Goldsmiths to 4 monarchs. The book presents a wealth of gold and silver objects including watches, snuff boxes and medals as well is items on ormolu and bronze. A fine copy, card covers. (Ref: K5036 - E3)

Price: 15.00

Rijksmuseum Amsterdam: Highlights from the Collection
O/P. 176 pages, illustrated, 1995. A tour of the collection of the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, the treasure house of Dutch culture including the impressibe collection of paintings by the great Dutch masters and much, much more. Fine copy, card covers. (Ref: K5037 - H1)

Price: 9.00

Syndram (D.) & Scherner (A.) editors: Princely Splendor - The Dresden Court 1580 - 1620
O/P. 319 pages, illustrated, 2004. Written in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name, this book shows the wealth of treasures collected by the Electors of Saxony in Dredsen in the late 16th and early 17th century. Many of the items are now in the Staatliche Kunstammlungen Dresden. The items illustrated and described include 3 fine clocks of the period. Very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K5035 - E3)

Price: 25.00

Tardy: Dictionnaire des Horlogers Franais
O/P. 760 pages, illustrated, 1972. A very useful book which lists French clock and watchmakers with place of work and working dates, many entries also have additional information. This essential reference book is now very scarce. A good but well used copy, foxing to first and last few pages, the card covers now marked, creased and worn. [French language]

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(Ref: K407 - T3)

Price: 165.00

Whiting (J.): London Clocks
S/H. 112 pages, illustrated, 2013. Photographs of 100 public clocks to be seen in the streets of London. The photos reveal details not easily seen from ground level. Very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K5034 - E5)

Price: 3.00

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