Licit Reading


The Jeweled Trail: Collecting Antique Jewelry, Ada W. Darling, 1970
Jewellery: From Antiquity to the Present, Clare Phillips, 1996
Rings: Jewelry of Power, Love and Loyalty, Diana Scarisbruck, 2007
The Necklace: From Antiquity to the Present, Daniella Mascetti, 1997
Earrings: From Antiquity to the Present, Daniella Mascetti and Amanda Triossi, 1999
Maharaja: The Splendor of India’s Royal Courts, Anna Jackson and Amin Jaffer, 2009
The Traditional Jewelry of India, Oppi Untracht, 2008


Antique Paste and Other Jewelry, Diana Scarisbruck, 2010
An introduction to Sentimental Jewelry, V&A Introductions to the Decorative Arts, Shirley Bury, 1986
Georgian Jewelry 1714—1830, Ginny Reddington Dawes with Olivia Collins, 2007
Jewelry in America 1600—1900, Martha Gandy Fales, 1995


Scottish Jewlery: A Victorian Passion, Diana Scarisbruck, 2009
Jewelry in America 1600—1900, Martha Gandy Fales, 1995
Victorian Jewellery Design, Charlotte Gere, 1972
Victorian Jewellery, Margaret Flower, 1973
Jet Jewellery and Ornaments, Helen Muller, 2003

Art Nouveau/Arts and Crafts

Arts and Crafts, Charlotte Gere and Geoffry C. Munn, 1996
Art Nouveau Jewellery and Fans, Gabriel Mourney, 1913
Jewelry and Metalwork in the Arts and Crafts Tradition, Elise Zorn Karlin, 1993
The Magic of Jewels and Charms, George Frederick Kunz, 1915


Bejewelled by Tiffany1837—1987, Clare Phillips, 2006
Tiara, Diane Scarisbruck, 2000
Tiaras: A History of Splendor, Geoffrey C. Munn, 2001
The Art of Cartier, Pierre Rainero, Guillermo Solana, Jorge Varela, 2013

 Art Deco

Suzanne Belperron, Sylvie Raulte and Oliver Baroin, 2011
Art Deco Jewelry, Sylvie Raulet, 2003
Jean Despres: Jeweler, Maker and Designer of the Machine Age, Melissa Gabardi, 2009
Art Deco, Bev Hillier, 1968
Art Deco, T. Walters, 1973
Cartier in the 20th Century, Margaret Young-Sanchez, Pierre Rainero et al, 2014


Costume Jewelry for Haute Couture, Florence Müller, edited by Patrick Sigal, 2007
Fabulous Costume Jewelry, Vivienne Becker, 1993


Fashion: A History from the 18th to 20th Century, Kyoto Costume Institute, 2002
Mario Fortuny, Guillermo de Osma, 1985
Madame Gres: Sphinx of Fashion, Patricia Mears, 2008
Fashion and Eroticism: Ideals of Feminine Beauty from the Victorian Era through the Jazz Age, Danielle Steele, 1985
Yves Saint Laurent Style, The Foundation Pierre Berge, 2008
Mallarmé on Fashion: A Translation of the Fashion Magazine La Dernière Mode, with Commentary, P. N. Furbank and A. M.
Cain, 2004
The Fashion System, Roland Barthes, 1990
Diana Vreeland: The Eye Has to Travel, Lisa Immordino Vreeland, 2011
Irreverent: Carine Rottfield, 2012
Lanvin, Dean Merceron and Alber Elbaz, 2007
Madeleine Vionnet, Pamela Goblin and Patrick Gries, 2009
Paul Poiret, Harold Koda and Andrew Bolten, 2007
Halston: Inventing American Fashion, Leslie Frowick, 2014
LouLou De la Falise:Ariel de Ravenel, Natasha Fraser-Cavassoni et al, 2014