My love for this city of water and light
is so intense, that I hope my jewels
are able to bring Venice to the world
Nardi is a family run jewelry that has been making unique pieces in Venice for almost a century.
The book describes the flavour of the international high society in Venice over the last Century through the story of a family and its creations.
With breath-taking pictures: "Moretti" brooches, of course, but not only.
Text by Nicholas Foulkes a British historian and luxury editor of British GQ and contributing editor at Vanity Fair.
11 x 14 in | 28 x 35 cm
168 pages | 150 illustrations
Hardcover in a luxury slipcase
Published by Assouline
About the Author
Nicholas Foulkes is a British historian, author, and journalist who has written books on subjects as diverse as James Bond, porcelain, and "the trench coat".
He is best known for his critically acclaimed trilogy of 19th-century histories: "Scandalous Society", a biography of Count d'Orsay; "Dancing Into Battle"; and "Gentlemen and Blackguards". His other books for Assouline include High Society and Bals.
Foulkes is luxury editor of "British GQ", cofounder and editor in chief of "Finch's Quarterly Review", a contributing editor at "Vanity Fair", and he writes for various other publications.