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Masterpieces of the Perfume Industry

Christie Mayer Lefkowith

Masterpieces of the Perfume Industry

by Christie Mayer Lefkowith

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Published by Christie Mayer, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bottles,
  • Antiques & Collectibles / General,
  • Glass & Glassware,
  • Antiques & Collectibles,
  • Antiques / Collectibles,
  • History,
  • Perfume bottles,
  • Perfume paraphernalia,
  • Perfumes industry,
  • Antiques/Collectibles

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11772433M
    ISBN 100970180004
    ISBN 109780970180001

      Here is Raphaella Barkley's comprehensive library on fragrance: Ackerman, Diane An Alchemy of Mind Ackerman, Diane Natural History of the Senses Aftel, Mandy Essence and Alchemy: A Book of Perfume Aftel, Mandy Scents & Sensibilities: Creating. What I love most about this is the little accords at the back of the book for you to try. Fiction. Perfume – the story of a murderer by Patrick Suskind. A cult classic novel about a perfumer turned serial killer, this book conjures up visceral images of 18th century Paris and the growing perfume industry in Grasse.

      Fragrance Bottle Masterpieces by Joanne Dubbs Ball, Dorothy H to name a few-along with perfumers who were instrumental in the growth of the industry in this century, from Crown and Caron to Elizabeth Arden. In over full-color photographs, this beautiful book shows the perfume containers (including miniatures, solids, advertising Pages: Julian Viard perfume bottle for Harriet Hubbard Ayer, circa , in clear glass. Lovely and rare, you can find this beauty in the book, "Masterpieces of the Perfume Industry", by Christie Mayer Lefkowith, on page A prize for any collector of rare and beautiful perfume bottles, the perfume bottle is 2 1/2 inches tall by 3 inches wide.

    “The Louis XIII style in perfumery, composed of the elements dear to that period - orris-powder, musk, civet and myrtle-water, already known by the name of angel-water - was scarcely adequate to express the cavalierish graces, the rather crude colours of the time which certain sonnets by Saint-Amand have preserved for us. Perfume is a cutthroat, secretive, multibillion-dollar industry, and Ellena provides an insider’s tour, guiding us from initial inspiration through the mixing of essences and synthetic elements, to the deluxe packaging and marketing in elegant boutiques worldwide, as well as the increasingly complicated safety standards applied to each bottle.


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[Christie Mayer Lefkowith] -- Illustrates almost 1, objects produced for the perfume industry during the 19th and 20th centuries, featuring the work of artists such as Lalique, Gaillard, and Daillet, and the role of glassworks.

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Mandy Aftel is a very spiritual person, who is able to meld the spiritual and ritualistic elements of perfumery with the pure, hedonistic, sensual beauty of it. Masterpieces of the Perfume Industry - French edition, by C.

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Masterpieces of the Perfume Industry, by Christie Mayer Lefkowith. Published by Editions Stylissimo, Hardback book, with colour photographs. Used, in good condition. Some wear and marking to dust jacket. A look back at the last century and a half of perfumes and fragrances.

With high quality images of various bottles and packaging. About the Author. A leading scholar in the field of olfactory science, Luca Turin received his PhD in biophysics from the University of London in He currently pursues research on quantum effects in biology.

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Her “The Art of Perfume” and “Masterpieces of the Perfume Industry” books are the information rich sources that have long been praised by perfume lovers and particularly bottle collectors. Therefore, I was anticipating having another perfume book to read.

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