Serrurier Earrings

Serrurier Earrings

Gustave Serrurier-Bovy was an architect and interior designer from Liège, often regarded as one of the leading Belgian representatives of Art Nouveau.

Initially an architect, an advocate of "art for everyone", he began to manufacture furniture at the end of the 1880s, influenced by the British Arts ...
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Dimensions :
5,5 x 1 cm
Artist :
Gustave Serrurier-Bovy (1858-1910)
Art movements :
20th century, Art Nouveau, Art Déco
Museum :
Musée d'Orsay
Materials :
Resin, Brass
Reference :

The artist

Gustave Serrurier-Bovy (1858-1910)

Gustave Serrurier-Bovy is one of the main representatives of Art Nouveau. The artist began his career as an architect before moving into furniture making, with which he enjoyed great success during his lifetime. The artist alternated in his creations between a very refined Art Nouveau style with curves and plant motifs and an industrial and functional aesthetic. Adept of simplicity in decoration, he adopted industrial techniques very early on, becoming a precursor of modern design.