Vitreous enamel
Vitreous enamel, also called porcelain enamel, is a material made by fusing powdered glass to a substrate by firing, usually between 750 and 850 °C (1,380 and 1,560 °F). The powder melts, fl...
House of Fabergé - Fake Fabergé egg scam cracked
AP French customs agents have uncovered a nest of 354 bejwelled eggs – and declared them counterfeit copies of the famed Fabergé collection. ...
House of Fabergé - Video
Marvel at exquisite objects produced by legendary jeweler Carl Fabergé, including personal gifts to the Tsar and Tsarina, an extravagant tiara, the magnifice...
House of Fabergé
A recently discovered Faberge egg has been sold to a mysterious Russian collector at Christie's Auction house in London for a whopping $US 18.5 million -- a ...
Champlevé
Champlevé is an enamelling technique in the decorative arts, or an object made by that process, in which troughs or cells are carved, etched, die struck, or cast into the surface of a metal object, an...
Cloisonné
Cloisonné is an ancient technique for decorating metalwork objects, in recent centuries using vitreous enamel, and in older periods also inlays of cut gemstones, glass, and other materials. The resu...
Plique-à-jour
Plique-à-jour (French for "letting in daylight") is a vitreous enamelling technique where the enamel is applied in cells, similar to cloisonné, but with no backing in the final product, so light can s...
Lobbes Abbey
4°15′40″E / 50.34722°N 4.26111°E / 50.34722; 4.26111Lobbes Abbey was a Benedictine monastery in Lobbes in Hainaut, Belgium. The abbey played an important role in the religious...
Lilies of the Valley
The Lilies of the Valley Egg is a jewelled Fabergé egg made under the supervision of the Russian jeweller Peter Carl Fabergé in 1898 by Fabergé ateliers. The supervising goldsmith was Michael Perchin....
Fabergé Museum
The Fabergé Museum is a museum located in the German spa city of Baden-Baden, dedicated to items made by the Russian jewellery firm Fabergé. It was opened in 9 May 2009 by Russian art collector Alexan...
Fabergé workmaster
A Fabergé workmaster is a craftsman who owned his own workshop and produced jewelry, silver or objets d'art for the House of Fabergé When Carl Fabergé took over the running of the business in 1882, it...
Czarevich (Fabergé egg)
The Tsarevich Egg is a Fabergé egg, one in a series of fifty-two jewelled eggs made under the supervision of Peter Carl Fabergé. It was created in 1912 for Empress Alexandra Fyodorovna as a tribute by...
Thomas Battam
Thomas Battam (1810–1864) was a British painter of miniatures. He was born in London. He produced copies in enamels, several of which were exhibited at the Royal Academy, London from 1833 to 184...
Park Pobedy (Moscow Metro)
) 8  Kalininsko-Solntsevskaya Line Park Pobedy (Russian: Парк Победы - Victory Park) , is a Moscow Metro station in the Dorogomilovo District, Western Administrative Okrug, Moscow....
Rotherhithe railway station
Rotherhithe railway station is a railway station on the south bank of the river Thames at Rotherhithe, London, England. It is on London Overground's East London Line, between Wapping and Canada Water...
Paolo De Poli
Paolo De Poli (Padua, August 1, 1905 - Padua, September 21, 1996) was an Italian enameller and painter.
After an early training in drawing and embossing on metal at the art school Pietro Selvatico...
Pine Cone (Fabergé egg)
The Pine Cone egg is a jewelled enameled Easter egg made under the supervision of the Russian jeweller Peter Carl Fabergé in 1900. The egg was made for Alexander Kelch, who presented it to his wife, B...
Bay Tree
The Bay tree egg (also known as the Orange tree egg) is a jewelled carved nephrite and enameled Easter egg made under the supervision of the Russian jeweller Peter Carl Fabergé in 1911, for Nicholas I...
Théodore Gardelle
Théodore Gardelle (November 30, 1722 – April 4, 1761) was a Swiss painter and enameller.He was born in Geneva, where he studied portrait miniature painting. Having acquired its first rudiments, ...
Alfred Essex
Alfred Essex (died 1871 in South Africa), was an English enamel-painter, who worked with his brother William Essex to popularise enamel painting in the nineteenth century.
Little is known of the p...
Reliquary of St. Maurus
St. Maurus reliquary is a Romanesque reliquary exhibited in the castle of Bečov nad Teplou in the west of the Czech Republic. It is considered to be the second most important historical artefact in t...
Karelian Birch (Fabergé egg)
The Karelian Birch egg, also known as Karelian Birch or the Birch Egg, is a Fabergé egg, one of two Easter eggs made under the supervision of Peter Carl Fabergé in 1917 for the last Tsar of Russia Nic...