Description - Encyclopedia of British Porcelain Manufacturers by Geoffrey A. Godden
This book supersedes and updates virtually every existing book on British porcelain, showing for the first time the whole range of manufacturers: the small pot banks as well as the large and well-known firms; the very short-lived as well as those that span the centuries; and it includes today's porcelain firms and the large number of studio potters who produce porcelain wares. They are listed in alphabetical order, with numerous cross-references to help in the tracing of individual makers. For each, the working period is given, their relationship with preceding and succeeding firms, and a outline of their history, articles produced, and details of any marks used. The book is profusely illustrated with over 470 photographs in colour and monochrome, and numerous makers' marks.
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(251mm x 190mm x 51mm)
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