GEMSTONE CARVINGS

Dreher Carvings

The House of Dreher has earned a reputation for creating some of the most famous gemstone animal carvings in the world. Based for generations in Idar-Oberstein, Germany, the Drehers gained much recognition through the St. Petersburg design house, Fabergé. The Gallery is proud to present the work of Gerd and Patrick Dreher, 4th and 5th generation master carvers.

Perry Brent Davis

Perry Brent Davis’s early studies of design led him to work in the medium of jewelry. Eventually, inspired by the beauty of the gemstones, he focused his artistic interest and in 1980 received a Graduate’s Degree in Gemology from the Gemological Institute of America in Santa Monica, CA. Today, Perry’s work has been seen in numerous publications and exhibitions around the US, China, and Europe.

Alexander Kreis

It is our great pleasure to feature a true highlight this year: The “Imperial Flame”, a one-of-a-kind 332.24 carat Imperial Topaz artistically cut by Alexander Kreis of Idar-Oberstein. His passion for cutting gems began as a young boy listening to his grandfather’s stories and continues until today when he himself, with careful and painstaking work, brings out the stones beauty in its entirety.

Andreas Roth

Celebrated gemstone artist Andreas Roth is a sixth‘ generation master carver from the famous village of Idar-Oberstein, Germany. From his and his father’s atelier comes the world’s largest carved agate, the story of Goethe’s FAUST carved in 14 cameos and many other breathtaking masterpieces.

Naomi Sarna

Somewhere between finest craftsmanship and art, one can describe Naomi Sarna. The recipient of 23 Spectrum Awards in both gem carving and jewelry design, her work melds metal with fluid natural forms. Naomi has created pieces that are represented in the Smithsonian’s permanent collection of American Gems and Private Collections.

Victor Tuzlukov

Victor began to facet gemstones in 2000. Since 2006, he is a member of US Faceters Guild, in 2010 he founded the Russian Faceters Guild. Nowadays he is engaged in faceting of top-quality gemstones and creation of exclusive faceting designs. He has taken part in exhibitions around the world and belongs to the most renowned gemstone carvers of today.

Granada Collection

The Granada Collection is a carefully selected, exclusive assemblage of the most valuable natural treasures and unique creations of fine natural design. Our collection provides the appropriate framework for worldwide one-of-a-kind objects that span the gap between geological relevance and contemporary design. From the areas of gemstones, fossils, sculpture work, jewelry and interior décor, these rarities stand out amongst the rest.

  • The Dragon
    (by P. Dreher)