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Ceramics: artworks books

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Recently Published

Sculpture Parks and Trails of Britain & Ireland by Alison Stace Sculpture Parks and Trails of Britain & Ireland


Format: Paperback - Released: 25/01/2018

Making Beauty The Ginori Porcelain Manufactory and its Progeny of Statues by Tomaso Montanari Making Beauty The Ginori Porcelain Manufactory and its Progeny of Statues

Richly illustrated, this book provides the history of the Doccia porcelain manufactory, founded near Florence, Italy, in 1735.
Format: Paperback - Released: 29/11/2017

Global Clay Themes in World Ceramic Traditions by John A. Burrison Global Clay Themes in World Ceramic Traditions

For over 25,000 years, humans across the globe have shaped, decorated, and fired clay. Despite great differences in location and time, universal themes appear in the world's ceramic traditions, including religious influences, human and animal representations, and mortuary pottery. In...
Format: Hardback - Released: 13/10/2017

Around Chigusa Tea and the Arts of Sixteenth-Century Japan by Dora C. Y. Ching Around Chigusa Tea and the Arts of Sixteenth-Century Japan

An in-depth look at the dynamic cultural world of tea in Japan during its formative period Around Chigusa investigates the cultural and artistic milieu in which a humble jar of Chinese origin dating to the thirteenth or fourteenth century became...
Format: Hardback - Released: 26/09/2017

Vitamin C: Clay and Ceramic in Contemporary Art by Clare Lilley, Phaidon Editors Vitamin C: Clay and Ceramic in Contemporary Art
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A global survey of 100 of today's most important clay and ceramic artists, chosen by leading art world professionals
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/09/2017

South Kensington Museum Art Handbooks. No. 4. - Maiolica by C Drury E Fortnum South Kensington Museum Art Handbooks. No. 4. - Maiolica


Format: Paperback - Released: 10/09/2017

Things of Beauty Growing British Studio Pottery by Glenn Adamson Things of Beauty Growing British Studio Pottery

For nearly a century British potters have invigorated traditional ceramic forms by developing or reinventing techniques, materials, and means of display. Things of Beauty Growing explores major typologies of the vessel-such as bowl, vase, and charger-that have defined studio ceramics...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/09/2017

Beate Kuhn Ceramic Works from the Freiberger Colleciton by The Design Museum . Beate Kuhn Ceramic Works from the Freiberger Colleciton


Format: Hardback - Released: 01/07/2017

Coming Soon

Shigaraki: Potter's Valley by Louise Allison Cort Shigaraki: Potter's Valley

This is a study of one of the most influential ceramic traditions to emerge from Japan. It details the site of Shigaraki, its valuable wares and the potters who produced them, from their beginnings in the 10th century, to the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/02/2018

Pottery of the Islamic World In the Tareq Rajab Museum by Geza Fehervari Pottery of the Islamic World In the Tareq Rajab Museum


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2018

Pottery of the Islamic World In the Tareq Rajab Museum by Geza Fehervari Pottery of the Islamic World In the Tareq Rajab Museum

Presents the history and development of Islamic pottery. This guide includes Islamic and Fatimid period lustre wares, early Persian lustre, rare items from the Ilkhanid period, and a wide variety of Timurid vessels.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/02/2018

The Aesthetics of the Greek Banquet Images of Wine and Ritual by Francois Lissarrague The Aesthetics of the Greek Banquet Images of Wine and Ritual

In deepening our understanding of the symposium in ancient Greece, this book embodies the wit and play of the images it explains: those decorating Athenian drinking vessels from the sixth and fifth centuries B.C. The vases used at banquets often...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/03/2018

A Pricely Pursuit The Malcolm D. Gutter Collection of Early Meissen Porcelain by Hirmer A Pricely Pursuit The Malcolm D. Gutter Collection of Early Meissen Porcelain


Format: Hardback - Released: 29/03/2018

European Porcelain - In The Metropolitan Museum of Art by Jeffrey Munger, Elizabeth Sullivan European Porcelain - In The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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A beautifully illustrated book showcasing masterpieces of European porcelain from The Met's renowned collection
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/05/2018

Modelling and Sculpting the Figure by Tanya Russell Modelling and Sculpting the Figure


Format: Paperback - Released: 17/05/2018

Other books in this genre

Italian Maiolica and Europe Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum by Timothy Wilson Italian Maiolica and Europe Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum

A book dedicated to a unique collection housed at the Ashmolean Museum, which is rated as one of the greatest in the world.
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2017

Vessels A Conversation in Porcelain and Poetry by Jennifer McCurdy, Wendy Mulhern Vessels A Conversation in Porcelain and Poetry
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This is the first book to showcase the work of acclaimed ceramic artist Jennifer McCurdy. Collectors and art enthusiasts will be delighted to gaze at these luminescent forms, lyrically accompanied by the poetry of Jennifers sister, Wendy Mulhern. Dozens of...
Format: Hardback - Released: 28/06/2017

Polished to Perfection Japanese Cloisonne from the Collection of Donald K. Gerber and Sueann E. Sherry by Robert T. Singer, Donald K. Gerber, John S. Wilson Polished to Perfection Japanese Cloisonne from the Collection of Donald K. Gerber and Sueann E. Sherry
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This stunning book features the finest examples of Japanese cloisonne -enameled objects that reflect the exquisite craftsmanship required of the technique as well as the Japanese cultural reverence for meticulous and exacting work.
Format: Hardback - Released: 19/05/2017

Sonja Duo-Meyer Ceramics Works 1992-2017 by Gabi Dewald Sonja Duo-Meyer Ceramics Works 1992-2017

Photographs of exhibition views show Duo-Meyer's minimilalist yet expressive vessels, objects and wall installations, from 1992 to 2017.
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/03/2017

Deco Ceramics The Style of an Era by Claudia Casali Deco Ceramics The Style of an Era


Format: Paperback - Released: 28/02/2017

Just Pots - Chris Carter A Retrospective by Stuart Dickens Just Pots - Chris Carter A Retrospective


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/01/2017

Guide to Modelling in Clay and Wax and for Terra Cotta, Bronze and Silver Chasing and Embossing, Carving in Marble and Alabaster, Moulding and Casting in Plaster-Of-Paris or Sculptural Art Made Easy f by Morton Edwards Guide to Modelling in Clay and Wax and for Terra Cotta, Bronze and Silver Chasing and Embossing, Carving in Marble and Alabaster, Moulding and Casting in Plaster-Of-Paris or Sculptural Art Made Easy f

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
Format: eBook - Released: 26/08/2016

Leidenschaft fur Keramik by Anne-Claire Schumacher Leidenschaft fur Keramik

Comprehensive overview of the Frank Nievergelt Collection of contemporary ceramics, published to accompany the exhibition Passionement ceramique at Musee Ariana, Geneva, Switzerland, April-September 2016.
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/06/2016

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