Maison G. Desbazeille

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1872-1882

1877

  • Louis Desbazeille Opened his own firm.

1881

  • Germain Desbazeille joined his father’s firm.

1882-1885

  • Plique-à -Jour jewelry With Arabic, Persian and Japanese Themes.
  • Hair Combs, Bookmarks, Hatpins.

1886

  • Louis Desbazeille Retired.
  • Germain used pierced cameos (à jour) in an attempt to boost their popularity.
  • Concentrated on producing medal jewels accented with applied patinas and enamels.

1889

  • Emphasis was on Medal Jewels.
  • Commissioned ‘Cleopatra’ medal from Vernier

1895 –

  • Commissioned Roty to create religious and irreligious medals.