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255pp., exquisite photography throughout by Bill Roughen. Mostly full-colour plates, others are detail of makers' marks in b/white. Book clean and square. Vivid silver title over undamaged backstrip. Red cloth boards and text-block pristine. Pictorially-illustrated, loose-plastic protected dustjacket trivially edgeworn only. Mrs Emory Cocke has long been a very generous benefactor to the High Museum of Art in Atlanta, Georgia, contributing a world-class collection of the finest in art and ceramics. The purpose of this book is two-fold: first to provide our visitors with a general introduction to English ceramics over two centuries, and second, to enrich the joys and knowledge of scholars and collectors with the objects Mrs Cooke has amassed over the last fifteen years." Contents include: Prelims., Earthenwares, Porcelains, Refs., Index. Book weight approx. 1.6 KG. * Buyers outside Australia - This item will incur extra postage charges as it weighs over 1KG. Please email for quote.
Title: ENGLISH CERAMICS : The Frances and Emory Cocke Collection
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles,
Edition: First Edition
Publisher: Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A., High Museum of Art: 1988
ISBN Number: 0939802511
ISBN Number 13: 9780939802517
Binding: Hardcover and Dustjacket
Book Condition: Near Fine
Jacket Condition: Very Good +
Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 008461
Keywords: Antiques, Collectables, English Ceramics, Museum Collections, Decorative Arts, Pierce, Donald C.