As a leader in the arts of vision, Cartier since founding it has been the close attention of fashion and cultural trends of the change of evolution, and the deadline for its exquisite and innovative technology, lead in jewellery in the history of a Unit, the trend of art can not be copied . Looking at "Art Treasures Cartier Exhibition "sections Pierre, these masterpieces for vivid reproduction of the artistic style of the extraordinary changes of the times, as if a hundred years the world's fashion jewellery glorious history.
Eclectic world culture, art trends beyond the interaction between the achievements of the "emperor's jewelers, jeweler's Emperor" no shake in the jewellery arts pioneer status ... ...
Start-up at the beginning of classical art style and luxury
1860 to build the comb, necklace, earrings and brooches.
In 1847, Louis Francois Cartier (Louis-Franois Cartier ,1819-1904) from its master Adolf pickup (Adolphe Picard) took over at 巴黎圣厄斯 Tashkent district (Saint-Eustache) Mengtejier Street, 29 (29 Rue
Montorgueuil) jewellery store, Cartier's classic story begins.
Nineteenth-century France in a continuous regime change and upheaval. 50's, Napoleon III ruled France after the riots in Paris after long-term stability obtained for the time being, social rehabilitation of the old days of glitz, celebrations and dances, social activities, often in high society and Wong Palace held nobility. Italy Avenue, wearing a skirt of ladies come and go, appear everywhere faction merry bustling downtown scene ... ... the social style of dress of these ladies can glimpse reflected in, the field is reflected in the jewelry is even more vividly.
In 1852, Louis-Francois Cartier, the jewellery store moved to a small field Street, 5 (5 Rue Neuve-des-Petits-Champs), located in fashionable and magnificent Palace Backstreet Orleans area near the palace. This important relocation, Cartier opened a deep and royal
Thick source. His first guest is an important period of Napoleon III, artistic figure - 乌韦克尔克 Countess (Comtesse de Nieuwerkerke). Cartier countess in the first order, is a retro-style necklace gem relief will be old at the time
Code taste daylight. In the Countess's referral, the Princess Mathilde (Princess Mathilde), Austrian-Japanese ni Queen (Empress Eugnie) all have a customer Cartier, Cartier for its innovative design and superb technology began to royal the fashionable.
Under the influence of the classical trend in 1860, Cartier to create a set of gold Xiang amethyst jewellery, including combs, necklaces, earrings and brooches. Smart light shining in the oval and pear-shaped amethyst against the backdrop of the gold with a full classical style and elegant temperament
. This work became the Cartier initial representative.