Charles Bainbridge. Peter Carl Faberge: Goldsmith and Jeweller to the Russian Imperial Court. His Life and Work. Originally published in 1949, this important title was compiled and written by a personal friend of Faberge. Bainbridge later managed Faberge's London branch on Dover Street. Foreword by Sacheverell Sitwell. London reprint on high-quality paper published by Spring Books (1971). 112 black and white plates, 17 color illustrations. Index, postscript, illustrated glossary of Faberge marks. 167 pages. Large hardcover in good condition (some soil to top edge, mild page tanning) with a protective cover over the dustjacket.