Exhibitions

Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris

Jewelry gallery

Since 2004, pieces from the Cartier Collection have been permanently lent to the Musée des Arts Décoratifs, where they are presented in the Jewelry Gallery dedicated to the history of jewelry from the Middle Ages to modern times. The selection is updated regularly, most recently in September 2014.

Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris

Chimera bangle
Cartier Paris, special order, 1954

*Platinum, white gold, marquise- and brilliant-cut diamonds, fluted coral beads and buff-top coral cabochons *

20 cm x 2 cm

Copyright: Nils Herrmann, Collection Cartier © Cartier

Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris

Sudanese-style bracelet
Cartier Paris, 1920

Gold, platinum, single- and rose-cut diamonds, two carved jade beads studded with collet-set diamonds, ivory incised with black pattern, black enamel

Width 7.5 cm

Copyright: Nick Welsh, Collection Cartier © Cartier

Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris

Necklace
Cartier Paris, 1952

Gold wire and twisted gold

This necklace has no clasp, and is simply tied around the neck.

Length 89.0 cm

Copyright: Nick Welsh, Collection Cartier © Cartier