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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

Stained glass: artworks; Decorative arts; Religious buildings; Social & cultural history; Travel & holiday

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]

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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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The Worldwide History of Beads: Ancient. Ethnic. Contemporary

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The Worldwide History of Beads: Ancient. Ethnic. Contemporary

Lois Sherr Dubin, Kiyoshi Togashi

Precious metal & precious stones: artworks & design; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Industrial: Commercial Art & Design

Paperback

A guide for bead lovers, collectors and scholars. Beautifully packaged with a new cover, it is suitable for bead obsessives... [more]

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Emile Galle

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Emile Galle

Emile Galle

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

Hardback

<p>An icon in the Art Nouveau movement, Emile Galle (1846-1904) sought to portray the beauty and simplicity of nature in his... [more]

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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]

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The Berlin Painter and His World: Athenian Vase-Painting in the Early Fifth Century B.C.

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The Berlin Painter and His World: Athenian Vase-Painting in the Early Fifth...

Jasper Gaunt, J. Robert Guy, Jenifer Neils, Nathan Arrington

Art & Architecture; History of art: ancient & classical art; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Individual artists, art monographs; Classical history & classical civilisation

Hardback

This book is published on the occasion of the exhibition The Berlin painter and his world: Athenian vase-painting in the early... [more]

$102.00

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The Marshall Collection of Worcester Porcelain in the Ashmolean Museum

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The Marshall Collection of Worcester Porcelain in the Ashmolean Museum

Rosalind Sword

Art & Architecture; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass; Antiques & collectables: ceramics & glass

Hardback

The first complete catalogue of the Marshall Collection of Worcester Porcelain every to be published. [more]

$210.00

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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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A Potter's Book

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A Potter's Book

Bernard Leach

Art & Architecture; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass

Hardback

Written by Bernard Leach, the father of British studio pottery, this seminal book is the first treatise to be written by a... [more]

$69.99

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Lustre

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Lustre

Greg Daly

Art & Architecture; Ceramic arts, pottery, glass

Paperback

In Lustre, ceramic artist Greg Daly demystifies the creation of metallic finishes. This one-of-a-kind full-color handbook... [more]

$63.95

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Tiffany: Mega Square

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Tiffany: Mega Square

Charles de Kay

Art & Architecture; Art & design styles: Art Nouveau; Stained glass: artworks

Hardback

A jeweler with an established reputation throughout the world, Louis Comfort Tiffany was the spearhead of the Art Nouveau... [more]

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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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Portraits of Clay: Potters of Mata Ortiz

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Portraits of Clay: Potters of Mata Ortiz

Sandra S. Smith

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

Paperback

Not long ago, pottery was a lost art in Chihuahua, Mexico. But in the 1970s, near the ruins of Casas Grandes, an art revolution... [more]

$24.95

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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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Handbuilt, A Potter's Guide: Master timeless techniques, explore new forms, dig and process your own clay

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Handbuilt, A Potter's Guide: Master timeless techniques, explore new forms,...

Melissa Weiss

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

Hardback

Learn how to make pottery without a wheel, dig and process local clays, and make natural glazes with Handbuilt, A Potter's... [more]

$39.99

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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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Lustre

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Lustre

Greg Daly

Ceramic arts, pottery, glass

Paperback

Lustre is a very tricky technique which gives stunning results, but can be quite difficult to achieve successfully. This... [more]

$32.99

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