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Fabergé in London: Romance to Revolution

 

 

This exhibition, curated by our own Kieran McCarthy, will explore master goldsmith Carl Fabergé – whose internationally recognised firm symbolised Russian craftsmanship, luxury and elegance – and the Anglo-Russian relationship which saw the opening of a London branch in 1903.

 

Opening on 20th November, 2021

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The Alexander Palace Egg, by Fabergé, Chief Workmaster Henrik Wigstrom (1862-1923), 1908. © The Moscow Kremlin Museums

 

 

Painted enamel rose with nephrite leaves standing in a rock crystal pot, from Fabergé’s London stock when the branch closed in 1917. © Wartski, London.

 

 

‘Ice crystal’ pendant, by Fabergé, workmaster Albert Holmström, designer Alma Pihl. Courtesy of the McFerrin Foundation, Houston.