British Ceramics, 1675-1825: The Mint Museum by Brian GallagherBritish Ceramics, 1675-1825: The Mint Museum by Brian Gallagher

British Ceramics, 1675-1825: The Mint Museum

Contribution byBrian Gallagher, Pat Halfpenny, Barbara Stone Perry

Hardcover | December 8, 2015

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The Mint Museum's collection of British ceramics is one the best and largest in the United States, numbering over two thousand items. It boasts objects from all the major centers of production: Wedgwood, Chelsea, Worcester and Staffordshire. The collection is remarkable for its vast range and includes salt-glazed stoneware, lead-glazed earthenware, creamware, and soft- and hard-paste porcelain. This important and visually stunning new publication features two hundred highlights selected on account of their rarity, craftsmanship, or as important examples of particular methods of production or decoration. There are scholarly entries, two illustrated essays on the collection, and a bibliography.The Mint Museum's collection of British ceramics is one the best and largest in the United States, numbering over two thousand items. It boasts objects from all the major centers of production: Wedgwood, Chelsea, Worcester and Staffordshire. The collection is remarkable for its vast range and includes salt-glazed stoneware, lead-glazed earthenware, creamware, and soft- and hard-paste porcelain. This important and visually stunning new publication features two hundred highlights selected on account of their rarity, craftsmanship, or as important examples of particular methods of production or decoration. There are scholarly entries, two illustrated essays on the collection, and a bibliography.
Brian Gallagher is the curator of Decorative Arts, The Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC. Barbara Stone Perry, Ph. D.is the former curator of Decorative Arts, The Mint Museum. Letitia Roberts is an independent scholar and consultant based in New York City. Former department head at Sotheby's, she is the director and former president of the ...
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Title:British Ceramics, 1675-1825: The Mint MuseumFormat:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 11.27 × 9.41 × 1.14 inPublished:December 8, 2015Publisher:D Giles LimitedLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1907804366

ISBN - 13:9781907804366

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One for collectors: a vibrant tome on British ceramics from 1675 to 1825"-Ceramics Review "