Stonecutter virtuoso Alfred Zimmerman: precious bears, cat and mouse and monkeys.

Bear, Citrine Interesting

The artist is clearly not indifferent to bears; this animal is the most numerous in the precious Zimmerman Zoo.

Bear carved from topaz
Aquamarine polar bear
Aquamarine polar bear
Amethyst cat
Amethyst cat

One of the most famous stone carving artists of the last few decades, Zimmermann is a member of a family of gem carvers from the famous city of Idar-Oberstein.

He is a student of the brilliant Gerd Dreher. Alfred Zimmerman is also known for working in the Fabergé tradition. He became famous for his carvings of animals made from precious minerals.

Green beryl mouse Source: bonhams.com
Playing bears, smoky quartz
Playing bears, smoky quartz
Polar bear fight, rhinestone
Polar bear fight, rhinestone
Snow monkeys made of tourmaline with sapphire eyes
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