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Gerd Dreher

 (born 1943)
Gerd Dreher is active/lives in Germany.  Gerd Dreher is known for sculpture.

Biography   Gerd Dreher

The exquisitely detailed animal carvings of Gerd Dreher make his works among the most sought-after masterpieces of the lapidary arts.  Born in 1943 in Idar-Oberstein, Gerd is a fourth generation animal figure carver.  Dreher's family has been involved in the art of engraving and carving gemstones for nearly two hundred years. 

A long-established family tradition of producing hardstone and gem animal carvings was begun in the 19th Century and by the early 1900s their name was synonymous with that of the jeweler, Carl Fabergé.  The Russian master, on his frequent trips to Idar, would provide plaster models of whimsical animal carvings, which the Dreher family would create out of jasper, agate and jade.  Faberg   ...  Displaying 750 of 1475 characters.

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