Jewellery and Metals Guide

The following guide provides resources on the topic of Jewellery and Metals including books, databases, journals, search terms and external web links.

Books


New Brooches 400+ Contemporary Jewelry Designs

739.27 E821

Jeweler: Masters, Mavericks, and Visionaries of Modern Design

739.270922 V899

Simply Danish: Silver Jewelry - 20th Century

739.23 S398

Caroline Broadhead book cover

Caroline Broadhead

746.392 B863

Private Confessions: Drawing & Jewelry book cover

Private Confessions: Drawing & Jewelry

739.27 Z69

25,000 Years of Jewelry book cover

25,000 Years of Jewelry

739.2709 A111

Doris Betz Jewellery and Drawing book cover

Doris Betz Jewellery and Drawing

739.27092 B565

Women Jewellery Designers book cover

Women Jewellery Designers

739.270922 L329

Ruudt Peters: Source / Bron book cover

Ruudt Peters: Source / Bron

739.27 P483B

Contemporary Jewellery in Context book cover

Contemporary Jewellery in Context A Handshake Blueprint

739.27 P312

Jewelry of Ideas book cover

Jewelry of Ideas : the Susan Grant Lewin Collection

739.27 L672

Jewellery Matters book cover

Jewellery Matters

739.2709 U572

1000 Rings: Inspiring Adornment for the Hand

739.2782 E15

Databases


Art, Design and Architecture Collection

This art research database covers a broad range of subjects from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.

Art Source

This art research database covers a broad range of subjects from fine, decorative and commercial art, to various areas of architecture and architectural design.

Oxford Art Online

Database allows users to access—and simultaneously cross-search—an expanding range of Oxford’s acclaimed art reference works: Grove® Art Online, the Benezit® Dictionary of Artists, the Encyclopedia of Aesthetics, The Oxford Companion to Western Art, and The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Art Terms, as well as many specially commissioned articles and bibliographies.

World History in Context

This database spans world history from the ancient world all the way up to recent current events, putting issues of interest in their historical context.

Journals


Bench Magazine

Metalsmith

Search Terms


Browse Catalogue

Artist-designed jewelry Gem setting Metal casting
Alloys Gold plating Metal-working
Anodizing Granulation Patina of metals
Art metal work Jewelry Precious metals
Brooches Jewelry design Silver smithing
Chains (Jewelry) Jewelry making Silverwork
Enamel and enameling Jewelry rendering Steel or iron founding
Fold forming Jewelry setting Wearable art
Foundry Jewelry social aspects Wire Jewelry

Web Links


Women's Wear Daily

Jewelry Maker's Mark Database

Klimt02 International Art Jewellery Online

Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Smithsonian

Jewelry design books of Jacques and Marcus 1890-1910

Eda Lord Dixon Sketchbook, Ledgers and Photo Albums

Victoria and Albert Museum Collection