Rookwood Pottery, Hardback Book

Description

Established in 1880 in Cincinnati, Ohio, Rookwood Pottery remained a leader in the ceramic art pottery movement through 1967.

Illustrated with over 800 beautiful color photographs of vases, urns, candlesticks, and plates, the book includes stunning examples of hand-painted decoration (many depicting the natural world) by well-known masters, including Albert R. and Anna Marie Valentien, Matt Daly, William Hentschel, Kate C.

Matchette, Mary Nourse, and Kataro Shirayamadani. The text provides a history of the company, a survey of artist signed pieces from 1880-1930, a detailed bibliography, and an index.

All who are fascinated by the ceramic arts will want to own this book.

Information

  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 336 pages, 825 color photos
  • Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Art forms
  • ISBN: 9780764322778

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