Watchmakers and Jewellers Since 1874
- Publication Date: March 17, 2015
- Imprint: Abrams Books
- Trim Size: 9 7⁄8 x 12 1⁄4
- ISBN: 9781419716881
- Page Count: 344
- Rights: World English
From Paris to New York to Hollywood, from Geneva to Beijing, Piaget represents stylish elegance and technical prowess. This beautiful book traces the history of Piaget since its founding in 1874 to the present. Piaget’s sophisticated creations have been worn by artists such as Dalì and Warhol and some of the chicest women in the world, from Elizabeth Taylor to Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis to Marisa Berenson. This spectacular book, filled with stunning new photography, offers a behind-the-scenes look into a world of unparalleled craftsmanship, sophistication, and beauty.
About the author
Florence Müller is curator at the Musée des Arts de la Mode et du Textile and professor at L’Institut Français de la mode, Paris. Philippe Garcia is a regular contributor to Architectural Digest and Marie Claire Maison. His books include Abrams’ Longchamp. Steve Hiett’s work has appeared in
Vogue (British, French, and Italian) and Marie Claire.