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Fewer, Better Things: The Hidden Wisdom of Objects

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Fewer, Better Things: The Hidden Wisdom of Objects

Glenn Adamson

Art & Architecture; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Social & cultural history; Pottery, ceramics & glass crafts; Museum, historic sites, gallery & art guides

Hardback

From the former director of the Museum of Arts and Design in New York, a timely and passionate case for the role of the well-designed... [more]

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How to Look at Stained Glass: A Guide to the Church Windows of England

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How to Look at Stained Glass: A Guide to the Church Windows of England

Jane Brocket

Art & Architecture; Stained glass: artworks; Decorative arts; Religious buildings; Social & cultural history

Paperback

The magical qualities of stained glass have an enduring appeal, but church windows tend to be ignored as a form of creative... [more]

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The White Road: a pilgrimage of sorts

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The White Road: a pilgrimage of sorts

Edmund de Waal

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

** A Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller ** Other things in the world are white but for me porcelain comes first A handful of... [more]

$24.99

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Clay: Contemporary Ceramic Artisans

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Clay: Contemporary Ceramic Artisans

Amber Creswell Bell, Keith Brymer Jones

Art & Architecture; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass

Hardback

Captures the feel of the ceramicist s studio with new appreciation for the beautiful, functional, and accessible works being... [more]

$60.00

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Iznik: The Artistry of Ottoman Ceramics

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Iznik: The Artistry of Ottoman Ceramics

Walter B. Denny

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Decorative arts; History

Hardback

Covering both Iznik pieces de forme and the famous Iznik tiles that decorate Ottoman imperial monuments, this title integrates... [more]

$70.00

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Amheida I: Ostraka from Trimithis, Volume 1

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Amheida I: Ostraka from Trimithis, Volume 1

Roger S. Bagnall, Giovanni Ruffini

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; History; Archaeology by period & region

Hardback

Presents 455 inscribed pottery fragments, or ostraka, found during NYU's excavations at Amheida in the western desert of Egypt.... [more]

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Gulbenkian Archaeological Series: Collared Urns: Of the Bronze Age in Great Britain and Ireland

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Gulbenkian Archaeological Series: Collared Urns: Of the Bronze Age in Great...

Ian H. Longworth

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; History

Paperback

Collared Urns represent a unified pottery tradition in the prehistory of the British Isles. They serve the archaeologist not... [more]

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Surface Decoration

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Surface Decoration

Kevin Millward (Buckinghamshire New University, UK)

Art & Architecture; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Art techniques & principles

Paperback

This step-by-step guide will encourage the reader to explore the full range of surface treatment techniques and help them... [more]

$32.99

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Eric Ravilious: Design

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Eric Ravilious: Design

Brian Webb, Peyton Skipwith

Art & design styles: c 1900 to c 1960; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Individual artists, art monographs; Individual designers; Illustration; Architecture

Hardback

Eric Ravilious: Design is the latest title in the award winning Design Series. [more]

$29.99

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Rene Lalique at the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum

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Rene Lalique at the Calouste Gulbenkian Museum

Maria Fernanda Passos Leite, Joao Castel-Branco Pereira

Art & Architecture; History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

Presents one of the world's largest collection of jewellery, art objects, artistic glass and drawings by Rene Lalique. [more]

$58.00

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The Athenian Woman: An Iconographic Handbook

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The Athenian Woman: An Iconographic Handbook

Sian Lewis

Ceramics: artworks; Human figures depicted in art; History; Social & cultural history; Classical Greek & Roman archaeology; Gender studies: women

Paperback

Sian Lewis considers the full range of female existence in classical Greece - childhood and old age, unfree and foreign status,... [more]

$58.99

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Mosaics of the Greek and Roman World

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Mosaics of the Greek and Roman World

Katherine M. D. Dunbabin (McMaster University, Ontario)

History of art: ancient & classical art; Mosaics: artworks; History

Paperback

A study in English of the art of mosaics in antiquity. [more]

$76.95

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A Sea of Glass: Searching for the Blaschkas' Fragile Legacy in an Ocean at Risk

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A Sea of Glass: Searching for the Blaschkas' Fragile Legacy in an Ocean...

Drew Harvell

History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Ecological science, the Biosphere; Marine biology

Paperback

It started with a glass octopus. Fashioned in detail by the father-son glassmaking team of Leopold and Rudolph Blaschka, the... [more]

$49.99

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Stained Glass Making Basics: All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started

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Stained Glass Making Basics: All the Skills and Tools You Need to Get Started...

Lynn Haunstein

Stained glass: artworks; Pottery, ceramics & glass crafts

Paperback

All the essential information and instruction the beginner needs to know to create stunning stained glass projects. The author... [more]

$44.99

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The Beauty of Everyday Things

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The Beauty of Everyday Things

Soetsu Yanagi

Art & design styles: Arts & Crafts style; Ceramics: artworks; Folk art; Pottery, ceramics & glass crafts

Paperback

The daily lives of ordinary people are replete with objects, common things used in commonplace settings. These objects are... [more]

$22.99

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Gitte Jungersen: Ceramic Works

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Gitte Jungersen: Ceramic Works

Jorunn Veiteberg, Lars Dybdahl

Art & design styles: from c 1960; Ceramics: artworks; Individual artists, art monographs

Hardback

First overview of Gitte Jungersen's ceramic work of the last twenty years. [more]

$69.99

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Porcelain

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Porcelain

Vivienne Foley

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Pottery, ceramics & glass crafts

Paperback

For thousands of years, the special properties of porcelain - its delicacy, translucency and remarkable strength - have fascinated... [more]

$44.99

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Surface Decoration

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Surface Decoration

Kevin Millward (Buckinghamshire New University, UK)

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass

Paperback

This step-by-step guide will encourage the reader to explore the full range of surface treatment techniques and help them... [more]

$39.99

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Micromosaics: Highlights from the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection

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Micromosaics: Highlights from the Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection...

Heike Zech

History of Art & Design Styles; Mosaics: artworks; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Antique furniture & furniture collecting

Hardback

Focusing on 30 highlights from the V&A's superlative Rosalinde and Arthur Gilbert Collection, this book explores micromosaic... [more]

$19.99

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Fratelli Toso Murano: 1902-1980

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Fratelli Toso Murano: 1902-1980

Marc Heiremans, Caterina Toso

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Individual designers

Hardback

An essential reference work for all connoisseurs of Murano glass, there are 1500 previously unpublished design drawings and... [more]

$195.00

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American Art Pottery - The Robert A. Ellison Jr. Collection

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American Art Pottery - The Robert A. Ellison Jr. Collection

Alice Cooney Frelinghuysen, Martin Eidelberg, Adrienne Spinozzi

History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -; Ceramics: artworks; Decorative arts; Exhibition catalogues & specific collections; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Hardback

The fascinating story of the American art pottery movement told through hundreds of distinctive works [more]

$125.00

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Vessel/Sculpture 3: German and International Ceramics since 1946

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Vessel/Sculpture 3: German and International Ceramics since 1946

Olaf Thormann

Ceramics: artworks

Hardback

The third volume of GRASSI Museum's highly requested series on Vessel/Sculpture continues the success story. [more]

$116.00

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Bolihua: Chinese Reverse Glass Painting from the Mei Lin Collection

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Bolihua: Chinese Reverse Glass Painting from the Mei Lin Collection

Christian Juranek, Christof Trepesch

Oriental art; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass

Hardback

In this publication the sinologist Rupprecht Mayer presents 143 Chinese reverse glass paintings from a private collection... [more]

$75.00

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American Glass: The Collections at Yale

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American Glass: The Collections at Yale

John Stuart Gordon

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass

Hardback

Glass can be decorative or utilitarian, and its forms often reflect technological innovations and social change. Drawing on... [more]

$119.00

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Ettore Sottsass: The Glass

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Ettore Sottsass: The Glass

Luca Massimo Barbero

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass

Paperback

The brilliant architect and designer Ettore Sottsass made glass from 1947 until the end of his career. This volume documents... [more]

$110.00

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