HQ, the first spherical office building in the world, is now available for lease. The award-winning building developed by Aldar Properties PJSC is designed to meet the demands of regional and international companies for high end office accommodation and is located at the gateway to Abu Dhabi.
Tigerby Toshijiro (Nenjiro) Inagaki 1902-1963 Toshijiro Inagaki graduated in 1922 from the Kyoto City School of Fina Arts and Crafts. He became a famous designer for expensive kimono patterns. In 1962 his art and craftswork as a kimono designer was declared an Intangible Cultural Property. In the 1950s he designed several woodblock prints, which were published by Mikumo Mokuhansha in Kyoto.(http://www.artelino.com/show/artist_short_biography.asp?art=252mod=print)
Natural pearl & diamond tiara, late 19th century. Foliate scroll design, surmounted with 7 drop-shaped natural pearls each in a mount embellished w/rose diamonds, graduated in size from the centre, the scroll surrounds set with pear cushion-shaped & circular-cut diamonds, the button-shaped pearl at the centre of a cluster motif, inner circumference approx 380mm, may be detached into 8 jewels, 3 may be worn as brooches, the 2 larger pear shaped diamonds are later additions, w/a fitted case.