il tempo vola and l’ora italica clock restored in florence

Time and the measurement of time are great visual and conceptual inspirations for some of my Timeless watch jewelry. Clock mechanisms and clock styles have varied greatly over the centuries. One major clock, located in Florence’s Santa Maria del Fiore (Duomo) has just been restored again to its former splendor. What makes this clock special… Read More il tempo vola and l’ora italica clock restored in florence

allegory of virtue by pintoricchio on floor of siena’s duomo

Divine Beauty: The magnificent marble inlay floor of the Duomo in Siena is uncovered only for two months of the year and is still on view through October 24. This is an extraordinary work of art that took centuries to complete and is partially covered with protective boards during the rest of the year. The… Read More allegory of virtue by pintoricchio on floor of siena’s duomo