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Design - Jewellery Design

Jewellery Design

  • Object:

    Design

  • Place of origin:

    London (Pageot won a competition to work in London in 1908, made)

  • Date:

    1908-1917 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Pageot, Auguste, born 1891 - died 1917 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Pencil drawn on paper

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the descendants of Auguste Pageot: Mrs Christine Johnson, Henri Pageot, Mrs Marianne Pratt, Mrs Jeanette Vazquez

  • Museum number:

    E.1082:2-2010

  • Gallery location:

    Prints & Drawings Study Room, level E, case MD, shelf 45

Physical description

Jewellery design for a pendant, on back of page of other jewellery designs E.1082.1-2010.

Place of Origin

London (Pageot won a competition to work in London in 1908, made)

Date

1908-1917 (made)

Artist/maker

Pageot, Auguste, born 1891 - died 1917 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Pencil drawn on paper

Dimensions

Length: 19.5 cm, Width: 13.4 cm

Object history note

Auguste Pageot was a freelance jewellery designer apparently working for jewellers such as Cartier in London. This body of work is important because the brief period when he worked can be pinpointed to 1908 and his untimely death in the First World War in 1917. His high quality and prolific output of designs thus provide a valuable record of design from 1908 to 1917.

Descriptive line

Jewellery design for a pendant by Auguste Pageot

Materials

Pencil; Paper

Techniques

Drawn

Categories

Jewellery; Designs

Production Type

Design

Collection

Prints, Drawings & Paintings Collection

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