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Members' Tour | David Webb Jewelry

Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (EDT)

New York, NY

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Cooper-Hewitt Patron Member   more info Ended Free  
Cooper-Hewitt National Design Council Member Ended Free  
Cooper-Hewitt Design Watch Member Ended Free  

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Event Details

Join us for a behind-the-scenes event at David Webb with Sarah Coffin, Curator and Head of Product Design and Decorative Arts, and Ruth Peltason, author ofDavid Webb: The Quintessential American Jeweler. This rare visit to the jewelry workshop, where all of the goods are made on the premises, offers an appreciation of the technical mastery associated with the making of Webb jewelry. Enjoy a special viewing of the archives, led by Ruth, showcasing original drawings and production records that continue to direct the efforts of David Webb today. 

Open to Patron and National Design Council members. RSVP online or to the Membership Office at 212.849.8349 or chmembership@si.edu.

Image: Gypsy Monkey Brooch. Green and white enamel, cabochon rubies, circular-cut diamonds, platinum, and gold, designed 1965. From the book David Webb: The Quintessential American Jeweler, by Ruth Peltason [Assouline, 2013]. Photo [c] Ilan Rubin

 



 

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David Webb
942 Madison Avenue
New York, NY 10021

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (EDT)


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