Lockets 22.02.2013
Swiss Hairwork Locket

Swiss Hairwork Locket, Mid 19th Century

The Swiss and German hairworking industries produced remarkable three dimensional hairwork and memorial art, as the above example shows. From…

Funeralia 05.07.2010
Swiss 1855 19th Century Memorial Art

Spotlight On: 19th Century Swiss Memorial

This memorial dates from around the Swiss region c.1855 and combines hairwork with sepia to create a powerful memorial. The…