English Pottery (Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks) (Hardcover)

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This beautifully illustrated book gives a colorful impression of the vitality and diversity of English pottery made between the late thirteenth and the late twentieth century. It describes the main types of earthenware and stoneware, and discusses the most important technical, stylistic and social influences that shaped their development. The sixty-four pieces of pottery shown in a historical sequence are in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, which houses one of the world's most extensive and varied collections of English pottery.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780521475211
ISBN-10: 052147521X
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication Date: April 5th, 1995
Pages: 151
Language: English
Series: Fitzwilliam Museum Handbooks