Goldsmiths' Hall 1951 Exhibition
'British Silverwork including Ceremonial Plate by Contemporary Craftsmen'
Work by Eric Clements, Alex Styles, R E Stone, Reginald Hill, Leslie Durbin etc
Designer British Silver from studios established 1930 - 1985 by Derek Styles and John Andrew
'Designer British Silver from studios established 1930 to 1985' is a beautifully produced 560 page slip case edition weighing over 4 kilos and retails at £75. This is a major work and should remain the definitive book on the period for some time to come. It has taken over 20 years of research and 7 years writing.
It features: Introduction by Gordon Hamme; an overview of this important period; biographical chapters on the 50 major silversmiths; brief information of over 200 others; where pieces can be seen; a glossary and is fully indexed with full colour illustrations.
Written by my father Derek Styles - please ask if you would like a signed edition
Painted by Louis Osman's wife Dilys when she was 13 years old
Provenence: The Louis Osman Personal Archive
24 x 30 cm
Dilys enamelled many pieces of gold and silver made by Louis
'Peace Thru' Jazz' - Makanda Ken Mcintyre
Written by my father Derek Styles - Please ask if you would like a signed copy
A Bio-Discography of the Multi-Instrumentalist, Composer and Educator
Published by Cadence Jazz Books, New York
The life and times of a talented African American musician trying to make his name in 1960's New York
A composer of over 500 compositions and an important educator in the US college system.
(See www.mkmjazz.com for photos and music clips)
Silversmith and Royal College of Art Senior Tutor in Jewellery & Silversmithing
By Richard Hill & Martina Margetts
129 pages - Hardback
Thames & Hudson Manual of Silversmithing
By Frances Loyen (Enameller and wife of Hector Miller)
1980 Hardback 192 pages
Including examples by Michael Lloyd, Robert Welch, Sarah Jones, Jocelyn Burton, William Phipps and many others
By Geoffrey Clarke - Francis & Ida Feher
Published by B T Batsford Ltd 1967
Dilys & Louis Osman's personal copy - Dilys enamelled many pieces of go;d and silver made by Louis
Provenence: Louis Osman Personal Archive
Annotated in Frontspiece: OSMAN
Goldsmiths, Silversmiths and Fine Enamellers
30 Page Catalogue of Benney's Products
Colour and B/W Pictures
Click image to see pictures of inside
Catalogue when Sheffield City Council commissioned a canteen to be made for the Millennium
Including work by Brian Asquith, Michael Bolton,
William Phipps, Richard Fox, Julie Chamberlain, etc.
In total 37 Silversmiths