For the earlier 95 years, Oscar Heyman & Bros. has sat … on the helm of knickknack royalty. ―Antiques & High-quality Artwork Mag (2007)
Since its founding in 1912, Oscar Heyman & Brothers has created exceptional jewels for one of the crucial global’s elite homes, inflicting it to be identified within the business as “the jewelers’ jeweler.” The Heyman Brothers arrived in New York from Japanese Europe within the early 1900s, bringing with them their coaching of their uncle’s workshop. The corporate briefly based a reputation for itself within the business, running with most sensible homes corresponding to Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels and Tiffany & Co., generating fantastically built, superbly designed items with the best fabrics. The company remains to be circle of relatives run, and now retails products beneath its personal identify, focusing on running with distinctive and colourful gems, lower and polished in their very own workshop.
This lavishly illustrated historical past finds “the jewelers’ jeweler” to the broader public, following the company’s expansion from its starting place as a Russian immigrant circle of relatives undertaking in New York Town to its status quo as the most important best friend of leading outlets all the way through the worldwide jewellery business. Superior with incredible pictures of recent and antique items, in addition to sensible, complete-colour layout drawings from the company’s information which can be artworks in their very own proper, Oscar Heyman: The Jewelers’ Jeweler finds Oscar Heyman’s necessary function within the tale of up to date American jewellery.