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British Art Deco Ceramics

British Art Deco Ceramics

Colin Mawston

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Dynamic and beautiful Art Deco ceramics blazing with eye-catching, bold–even confrontational–hand-painted designs on innovative vessel forms, produced by some of the most influential potteries in Britain during the 1920s and 1930s, are featured here in over 400 color photographs. Spectacular dinnerwares, vases, jugs, face masks, coffee and tea sets by Clarice Cliff, Susie Cooper, Beswick, Crown Devon, Myott, Royal Doulton, Shelley, and others appear in abundance. A thorough text provides brief histories of the makers, explanations of the origins and development of the Art Deco style, and valuable tips for today’s enthusiastic collectors. Values for the wares displayed are given. This reference will be enjoyed by both art and ceramics enthusiasts the world over.

Size: 8 1/2″ x 11″ | over 400 color photos | Price Guide | 208 pp
ISBN13: 9780764310591 | Binding: hard cover

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Colin Mawston is a professional lawyer, Art Deco consultant, and regular exhibitor at the major European Art Deco fairs. He lives in Kent, England.