Welcome to Primavera Gallery
For over forty years, we have been seeking out the finest and most interesting decorative objects, jewelry, furniture, and paintings associated with the major design movements of our century.
The fine pieces that you see on our site represent only a small part of our in-depth inventory.
We hope you enjoy our collection.
FROM THE PRIMAVERA BLOG
PAULDING FARNHAM’S GLORIOUS IRIS BROOCH
One of the most extraordinary pieces made in Tiffany’s jewelry workshop at the turn of the 20th century is a pink tourmaline iris brooch signed by George Paulding Farnham (1859-1927). Audrey Friedman, co-founder with her husband, Haim Manishevitz, of the Primavera Gallery, bought it at Christie’s in the early 1990s for their private collection. This summer I was lucky…