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Vever
Company's Name [[Vever]]  +
Maker's City Paris & Metz  +
Maker's Country France  +
Maker's Image VEVER Maison1.svg + , VEVER Maison2.svg +
Maker's Name Vever Paris  + , Vever  +
Maker's Period e.1821  +
Maker's Specialties '''1821''' *Pierre Paul Vever set up busin'''1821''' *Pierre Paul Vever set up business in Metz. '''1848''' *Jean Jacques "Ernest" inherits the business. '''1871''' *Vever family leaves Metz as it becomes part of the German Empire. *Ernest Vever bought the firm "Baugrand" in Paris (an established Parisian jeweler.) '''1874''' *Sons Paul and Henri become partners in the firm. '''1876''' *The firm registers their mark (used until 1912.) '''1881''' *Ernest Vever retires. *Begin to produce in the Renaissance revival and Oriental styles. '''1889''' *Vever together with [[Boucheron Jewelry Maker's Mark|Boucheron]] receive the ''Grand Prix'' at the Paris World Exhibition. '''1900''' *World's Fair Grand Prize for their Art Nouveau Style *Henri produced ''Sylvia'' - an Art Nouveau pendant of a butterfly-winged female (in the collection of the ''Musee des Arts Decoratifs'' in Paris.) '''Employed Outside artisans''' *Etienne Tourette - Enameller. '''1908''' *Publishes ''La Bijouterie Française au XIXe Siècle''. '''1915''' *Paul dies. '''1921 ''' *Henri hands the business to Andre & Pierre - Paul's sons. '''1942''' *Henri Verver dies. '''1960''' *Taken over by Jean Vever (grandson of Paul.) '''1982''' *Activities ceased. '''Styles''' *[[Art Nouveau]]. *Renaissance Revival. *Oriental Art.au]]. *Renaissance Revival. *Oriental Art.  +
Maker's mark made of Name  +
Categories Jewelry Glossary  + , Famous Jewelers  + , Jewelry Making & Techniques  + , Jewelry Maker's Marks  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 12 June 2013 22:05:12  +
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