& ANTIQUE JEWELRY


Facèré Jewelry Art Gallery shows the work of 56 jewelry artists: northwest, national and international, as well as antique and vintage jewelry. Facèré is located in the City Centre building at 1420 Fifth Avenue between Pike and Union in the heart of downtown Seattle.

You can search through our inventory by artist or on our Shop page which can be organized by jewelry type: bracelets, earrings, necklaces, pins, and rings.



Currently showing at Facèré:
Right On! Rites, Rituals, Remembrances
February 7 - February 27, 2018

Objects have the power to contain and create stories, meaning, and messages. Facèré presents Right On!: Rites, Rituals, Remembrances, an exhibition featuring twenty-two artists as they explore and reinterpret the nature of talismans, tokens, and amulets.

A map in mind: Brooch in 18k gold, sterling silver and garnet. Approximately 3" x 3" x 1.25" White Birds on Red: Earrings in sterling silver and egg tempera on gesso. Approximately 1 7/16" x 5/8" Memory of a Garden: Brooch in sterling silver and enamel. 
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Interior view of Facèré gallery
 
Jan Smith: Stiched I with Drawing Display, Brooch in sterling silver, copper, vitreous enamel, and steel, 7cm x 7cm x 0.3cm. Display:wood gesso, acrylic paint, and walnut ink, 15cm x 15cm x 3cm.
Jan Smith
Stiched I with Drawing Display
Brooch in sterling silver, copper, vitreous enamel, and steel, 7cm x 7cm x 0.3cm. Display:wood gesso, acrylic paint, and walnut ink, 15cm x 15cm x 3cm.
Item is available Available ($527.00)

 
Sarah J.G. Wauzynski: Grey Bird, Brooch in sterling silver and egg tempera with amethyst and peridot. Approx 1 1/4" x 1 1/4"
Sarah J.G. Wauzynski
Grey Bird
Brooch in sterling silver and egg tempera with amethyst and peridot. Approx 1 1/4" x 1 1/4"
Item is available Available ($323.00)

 
Sarah J.G. Wauzynski: Locket Animalia - A Shaker Abecedarius 1882, Locket in sterling silver, egg tempera on gesso, 22k gold leaf, pearls, opal, 18k gold, garnet stone, paper and silk ribbon. Lock measures approx 1 1/2 x 2 3/4". Chain approx 24" long.
Sarah J.G. Wauzynski
Locket Animalia - A Shaker Abecedarius 1882
Locket in sterling silver, egg tempera on gesso, 22k gold leaf, pearls, opal, 18k gold, garnet stone, paper and silk ribbon. Lock measures approx 1 1/2 x 2 3/4". Chain approx 24" long.
Please inquire about availability Please inquire

 
Davide Bigazzi: Orizzonte Ring, Ring in sterling silver, 18k gold and opaque green/white diamonds. Approximately 1/2" wide at top. Size 7.5
Davide Bigazzi
Orizzonte Ring
Ring in sterling silver, 18k gold and opaque green/white diamonds. Approximately 1/2" wide at top. Size 7.5
Item is available Available ($3440.00)

 

For those interested in beginning a retail business or have a business and need a different point of view, Karen Lorene, owner of Facere Jewelry Art Gallery, has written a history of the business: Building a Business, Building a Life available through the gallery or Amazon.
 

More information on the publications produced by Facere Jewelry Art Gallery relating to the world of jewelry - both antique and modern jewelry art - is available at Lorene Publications.
 
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