Understanding Jewellery: New website founded by two leading jewellery experts to launch in July


Leading authorities in the world of jewellery, David Bennett and Daniela Mascetti will launch a new and unique website on the 15th July 2021, building on their more than 40 years’ experience handling the rarest and most significant jewels and gemstones in existence today as former Worldwide Chairman and former European Chairman of the Jewellery Division at Sotheby’s.David Bennett and Daniela Mascetti

Understanding Jewellery will offer courses and online seminars given by David and Daniela, covering a variety of fascinating topics such as the origins and development of the celebrated Art Deco style, or a deep dive into the great Parisian Maisons, featuring Cartier, Van Cleef & Arpels, Boucheron and Chaumet. Audiences will also have access to exclusive tours, including museum and collection visits, and bespoke international trips, curated and hosted by the founders.

The website will be continually updated with new jewels and associated information and opinion, as well as noteworthy jewellery-related stories, events and developments. Subscribers will have access to a complete, searchable and portable version of David and Daniela’s seminal book of the same name Understanding Jewellery. Digital consultancy sessions with David and Daniela will be available to ‘plus’ subscribers.

Whether a seasoned collector or discovering the magic of jewels for the first time, the website will be your definitive digital companion offering access to David and Daniela’s unparalleled experience and knowledge of the industry in a modern and exciting format.

Please register to join a digital preview event and Q&A at 3:00pm BST on the 15th June with David Bennett and Daniela Mascetti in conversation with the Chairman of Masterpiece fair Philip Hewat-Jaboor, via this link.