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On Pottery and Porcelain: a handbuilder's approach

£20.00

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Pp 152. Used - Good. 1984, revised edition. Pale brown boards, with crisp gilt titles to spine, clean, minor fading over a 2 cm part of front board corner. Spine clean, with only minor shelfware to spine base. Ink inscription to FFEP. Block clean. Binding tight. Pages are clean, with no tears, annotations or marks noted. With over 200 b/w photographs, and 12 colour plates. DJ condition: fair; unclipped, with 2 cm tears to dj spine at top and bottom, plus some scuffs to front and rear.

The following is taken from the dj of this 1984 Revised Edition ............ "This book celebrates the rediscovery of porcelain as a medium for creative artists in ceramics, through the wonderful and delicate forms made by hand-building. The author is one of the world's leading exponents of hand-built pottery, and shows, through her own work, how the technique of pinching and coiling can be used to produce highly refined and elegant ceramics.".

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Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
26 x 20 Cm
Edition:
Revised Edition 1984
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
095061713X
ISBN-13:
9780950617138
Number of pages:
152
Publisher:
1st published 1979 by Alphabet Books.

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Pp 152. Used - Good. 1984, revised edition. Pale brown boards, with crisp gilt titles to spine, clean, minor fading over a 2 cm part of front board corner. Spine clean, with only minor shelfware to spine base. Ink inscription to FFEP. Block clean. Binding tight. Pages are clean, with no tears, annotations or marks noted. With over 200 b/w photographs, and 12 colour plates. DJ condition: fair; unclipped, with 2 cm tears to dj spine at top and bottom, plus some scuffs to front and rear.

The following is taken from the dj of this 1984 Revised Edition ............ "This book celebrates the rediscovery of porcelain as a medium for creative artists in ceramics, through the wonderful and delicate forms made by hand-building. The author is one of the world's leading exponents of hand-built pottery, and shows, through her own work, how the technique of pinching and coiling can be used to produce highly refined and elegant ceramics.".

Condition:
Used: good
Dimensions:
26 x 20 Cm
Edition:
Revised Edition 1984
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
095061713X
ISBN-13:
9780950617138
Number of pages:
152
Publisher:
1st published 1979 by Alphabet Books.

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