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500 Teapots Volume 2 (500 Series)
By Brand: Lark Crafts
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mpn: 43171-581361, ean: 9781454703983, isbn: 1454703989,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 81 reviews
The breathtaking 500 Teapots launched a bestselling series—and it remains hugely popular. Now comes a gorgeous follow-up that documents the continued vitality of the form and of a new group of top international artists. Ranging from classically beautiful to wonderfully witty to wildly imaginative and ultramodern, these teapots will inspire ceramicists, collectors, crafters, and enthusiasts. Used Book in Good Condition.


20th Century Decorative British Tiles: Commercial Manufacturers, J-w
By Brand: Schiffer Publishing
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ean: 9780764324673, isbn: 0764324675,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 73 reviews
For the first time, this book uncovers the fascinating history and diverse design of decorative ceramic tiles in Britain during the 20th century. Following extensive research and study, author Chris Blanchett, a well-known British tile enthusiast and collector, has compiled the story of the companies and their products, including the major influences that affected design and manufacture during this vibrant period. Together with its companion title, this publication contains nearly 2500 striking


Restaurant China : Identification & Value Guide for Restaurant, Airline, Ship & Railroad Dinnerware (Volume 2)
By Brand: Collector Books
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ean: 9781574321487, isbn: 157432148X,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Volume 2 is organized alphabetically by manufacturer, with brief histories, product information, date codes, 950+ dated backstamps, nearly 900 color photographs with individual value ranges of ware predominantly used in restaurants, hotels, clubs, schools, and so forth with a sprinkling of the subjects offered in Volume 1, and more than 350 catalog pages. Coverage includes American as well as foreign china companies. The extensive appendix includes an additional 89 manufacturers and 146


Anasazi Pottery
By Brand: University of New Mexico Press
SKU: #1004-WS1201-A03010-0826304737
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sku: 1004-WS1201-A03010-0826304737, ean: 9780826304735, isbn: 0826304737,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
This catalogue describes and illustrates ten centuries of prehistoric southwestern pottery, most of it from the Four Corners country, where New Mexico, Colorado, Utah, and Arizona meet. The pottery shown here was collected by pioneering southwestern archaeologist Earl H. Morris (1889-1956). Since Morris's death, this collection has been housed in the University of Colorado Museum.Most of the vessels in the Morris Collection are illustrated here. While the catalogue concentrates on pieces from


Chinese Ceramics: From the Paleolithic Period through the Qing Dynasty (The Culture & Civilization of China)
By Yale University Press
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ean: 9780300112788, isbn: 0300112785,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 69 reviews
This lavishly illustrated catalogue is a comprehensive historical review of Chinese ceramics covering newly excavated discoveries from the Paleolithic era thousands of years ago to the end of the Qing dynasty in 1911. Throughout China’s history there has been an ongoing practice of invention and innovation in the forms, materials, decorations, and functions of ceramics made in China, both for the domestic market and for its ever-growing trade with foreign markets. The creation of ceramic ware


Pictorial Guide To Pottery And Porcelain Marks
By Brand: Collector Books
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ean: 9781574323610, isbn: 157432361X,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 41 reviews
This book features photographs of marks alongside their actual pieces for perspective. Other books simply show line drawings, but this massive encyclopedia educates collectors and researchers on what the marks actually look like on a piece of pottery or porcelain. Over 7,500 photographs of around 4,000 marks and items, from Abingdon to Zsolnay, are featured in this huge publication. Organized alphabetically by company, this book is the most user-friendly marks book you'll find, telling readers




New Directions in Ceramics: From Spectacle to Trace
By Bloomsbury Academic
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mpn: 121 colour illus, ean: 9781472526717, isbn: 1472526716,

4.9 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
New Directions in Ceramics explores and responds to contemporary ceramists' use of innovative modes of practice, investigating how change is happening and interpreting key works. Jo Dahn provides an overviewof the current ceramics landscape, identifying influential exhibitions, events and publications, to convey a flavour of debates at a time when much about the character of ceramics is in a state of flux. What non-traditional activities does the term 'ceramics' now encompass? How have these


Clay and Glazes for the Potter
By Martino Fine Books
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781614277996, isbn: 1614277990,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 139 reviews
2015 Reprint of 1957 Edition. Full facsimile of the original edition. Not reproduced with Optical Recognition Software. Profusely Illustrated, with photos by the author. A book for the potter, student, teacher, designer, collector or industrial ceramist who wishes to know more about the materials of the craft of pottery, and the ways in which the many varied colors and textures in ceramics can be achieved. This is a practical book, and the facts about clays and glazes and the principles


The Golden Age of Karatsu Stoneware
By Schiffer Publishing, Ltd.
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ean: 9780764344053, isbn: 0764344056,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 146 reviews
Over 400 color photos and text reveal the unique character of 16th and 17th century Karatsu stoneware, ranked with Raku and Hagi among Japan's top three ceramic wares. Explore the table and kitchenware, the bowls and cups used in the worlds of tea and saké. Read the descriptions of their features and purpose within Japanese culture. Learn about the mystery of its origins and its romantic history..


Advertising A To Z Featuring The Blue Willow Pattern Part 2
By CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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mpn: colour illustrations, ean: 9781517167196, isbn: 1517167191,

4.5 out of 5 stars with 124 reviews
Author Hugh Sykes has once again put his research skills and knowledge out there to produce this follow up book to his worldwide successful publication Advertising A to Z Featuring The Blue Willow Pattern. This book features many previously unseen examples of how the Willow pattern has been used to help advertise goods and services. Many of the pictures have been generously donated from private collections from around the world. This book is now held at the National Museum of American History


The Cincinnati Wing: The Story of Art in the Queen City (Ohio Bicentennial)
By Brand: Ohio University Press
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ean: 9780821414873, isbn: 0821414879,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 95 reviews
On May 10, 2003, the Cincinnati Art Museum will celebrate the opening of the Cincinnati Wing: eighteen thousand square feet of handsomely renovated gallery space devoted to the museum’s renowned collections of painting, sculpture, furniture, ceramics, and metalwork by Cincinnati artists. The museum is the first in the country to reinterpret its American art collections with a regional emphasis, fostering civic pride and drawing attention to the achievements of the city’s artists. In


Wade Miniatures: An Unauthorized Guide to Whimsies, Premiums, Villages, and Characters (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
By Schiffer Publishing
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ean: 9780764327049, isbn: 0764327046,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 25 reviews
Since the mid-nineteenth century, the George Wade pottery in Burslem, England, has produced many forms of ceramic items. It is best known for their delightful series of tiny porcelain animals known as Whimsies(R). Highly collectible, the Whimsies have been joined over the years by many equally charming miniatures, some sold by the company directly and others distributed as premiums. With over 380 full color photographs, this revised book showcases the endearing miniatures produced by Wade from


Collector's Encyclopedia of Bauer Pottery - Identification & Values
By Brand: Collector Books
SKU: #mon0000005097
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sku: mon0000005097, ean: 9781574320046, isbn: 1574320041,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 144 reviews
The J.A. Bauer Company (1885-1962), known for its simple, colorful tableware, has become one of the most sought and valued lines of American pottery. Bauer pioneered the concept of solid color, mix-and-match dinnerware with their most popular lines of ring, plain ware, and Monterey Modern. The works of this famous pottery are now documented in this new Collector's Encyclopedia of Bauer Pottery, written by Jack Chipman. This long-awaited reference guide features over 300 beautiful color photos


Introducing Roseville Pottery (A Schiffer Book for Collectors)
By Brand: Schiffer Pub Ltd
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ean: 9780764313660, isbn: 0764313665,

4.2 out of 5 stars with 15 reviews
Roseville pottery is introduced, explained, examined, and surveyed in this beautiful, sweeping guide. This revised and expanded edition includes new research on Roseville shape numbers and terminology, as published in Bassett's Roseville Prices. Over 860 color photographs illustrate the many artistic products created by the Roseville Pottery Company during its long life from 1890 to 1954. Arranged alphabetically, each line and its most typical variations are presented, and each has been


20th Century Decorative British Tiles: Commercial Manufacturers A-H (Schiffer Book for Collectors)
By Schiffer Publishing
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ean: 9780764324666, isbn: 0764324667,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 147 reviews
For the first time, this book uncovers the fascinating history and diverse design of decorative ceramic tiles in Britain during the 20th century. Following extensive research and study, author Chris Blanchett, a well-known British tile enthusiast and collector, has compiled the story of the companies and their products, including the major influences that affected design and manufacture during this vibrant period. Together with its companion title, this publication contains nearly 2500 striking


Collectors Encyclopedia of Limoges Porcelain, 3rd Edition
By Brand: Collector Books
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ean: 9781574321715, isbn: 1574321714,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 113 reviews
Mary Frank Gaston's third revised edition includes over 100 companies, including Haviland & Co., with hundreds of different marks illustrated, many not shown in the earlier editions. With almost 1,200 beautiful full color photographs, this book contains more than twice as many pictures as the second edition, over 75% being new examples. A new format presents the history, marks, examples, and values together under each Limoges company for an easy to use reference. A section on Limoges


Clay: The History and Evolution of Humankind’s Relationship with Earth’s Most Primal Element
By UPNE
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ean: 9781611685039, isbn: 1611685036,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 27 reviews
More than a third of the houses in the world are made of clay. Clay vessels were instrumental in the invention of cooking, wine and beer making, and international trade. Our toilets are made of clay. The first spark plugs were thrown on the potter’s wheel. Clay has played a vital role in the health and beauty fields. Indeed, this humble material was key to many advances in civilization, including the development of agriculture and the invention of baking, architecture, religion, and even the


Hopi-Tewa Pottery: 500 Artist Biographies, Ca. 1800-Present, With Value/Price Guide Featuring over 20 Years of Auction Records (American Indian Art Ser)
By Brand: Ciac Pr
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ean: 9780966694802, isbn: 0966694805,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
This book is designed to introduce people to the artists and to their fine art pottery. Featuring 450 illustrations of artist portraits, historic village scenes, authentic signatures and hallmarks, pottery making and hundreds of pots, the volume profiles 500 artists over the past two centuries.The first three chapters address three main questions: ''Who are the Hopi-Tewa people?'' ''How do we evaluate Hopi-Tewa pottery?'' ''How is Hopi-Tewa pottery made?'' The center of the book is filled with


Looking at Greek Vases
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521376792, isbn: 0521376793,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 91 reviews
This is a collection of essays by distinguished scholars that will introduce the student or museum-goer to the study of Greek vases. Although the book is roughly chronological in arrangement--beginning with the appearance of human figures on Geometric vases, and ending with their virtual disappearance from Hellenistic pottery--it is not a history of Greek vase painting, or a handbook. It offers instead a series of suggestions on how to read the often complex images presented by Greek vases, and



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