German jewelry Maker’s Marks

Bahner, Franz, Silberwaren-Fabrik
Düsseldorf
Germany
1895-1965

Specialties

  • Manufacturing Silversmiths

Designer

 

Becker, Friedrich
Dusseldorf
Germany
(1922-1997)

Specialties

  • Artisan Goldsmith/Jeweler
  • Noted for his work in kinetic jewelry.
  • Professor at the Düsseldorfer Kunsthochschule.
  • First German artist to have a show at London’s Goldsmiths’ Hall.
  • First goldsmith in their history to receive an Honorary doctorate from the London Royal College of Art.
Behrens, Peter
Germany
1868-1940

Specialties

  • Industrial designer – Silver, Metalwork & Jewelry.
  • Architect, painter, illustrator and book-binder.
  • Modernist Movement Leader.

Designer for

Beschor, Louis
Germany
(1857-1929)

Specialties

 

Boeres, Franz
Germany
(1872-1956)

Franz Boeres

Specialties

  • Designer
  • Medalist
  • Modeler

1905-1919

 

Bosselt, Rudolf
Germany
1871-1938

Rudolf Bosselt

Specialties

  • Medallist
  • Jewelry Designer
  • Chaser
  • Art Nouveau sculptures, medals and plaques.

1899-1903

  • Member of the Darmstadt Artists’ Colony

1903-1911

  • Taught at the Dusseldorf Kunstgewerbe School.

1910

  • Designed medals and plaques for the World Exhibition, Brussels.

 

Bürck, Paul
Germany
1878-1947

Specialties

  • Jewelry Designer
  • Famous for Art Nouveau textile designs.

1899-1902

  • Member of the Darmstadt Artists’ Colony

Designed for

Cissarz, Johann Vincenze
1873-1942
Germany
1873-1942

Specialties

  • Medallist, Silver Designer, Painter

Designed for

  • Alfred Berger
Clarfeld & Springmeyer
Hemer
Germany

Specialties

  • Silver Manufacturers

Designers

Cranach, Wilhelm Lucas von
Berlin
Germany
(1861-1918)

Specialties

  • Art Nouveau Jeweler & Painter

Themes:

  • Plants
  • Flowers
  • Snakes
  • Zoomorphic Themes