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Author Brickell, Francesca Cartier.
Title The Cartiers : the untold story of the family behind the jewelry empire / Francesca Cartier Brickell.
Publication Info. New York : Ballantine Books, [2019]
©2019
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 1  920 C327 B    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description xxiv, 625 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color), genealogical table ; 25 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 591-599) and index.
Contents Jewelry spotlights -- Cartier family tree -- Part I: The beginning (1819-1897). Father and son: Louis-François and Alfred (1819-1897) -- Part II: Divide and conquer (1898-1919). Louis (1898-1919) ; Pierre (1902-1919) ; Jacques (1906-1919) -- Part III: Never copy, only create (1920-1939). Stones : Paris: early 1920s ; Moicartier : New York: mid-1920s ; Precious : London: late 1920s ; Diamonds and depression: the 1930s -- Part IV. Drifting apart (1939-1974). The world at war (1939-1944) ; Cousins in austerity (1945-1956) ; The end of an era (1957-1974).
Subject Cartier family.
Cartier (Firm) -- History.
Jewelers -- France -- Biography.
Added Title Untold story of the family behind the jewelry empire
ISBN 052562161X (hardcover)
9780525621614 (hardcover)
9780593158098 (international edition)