American Ceramics: 1876 to the Present (Garth Clark) soon to be presented for sale on the astounding BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: London: Booth-Clibborn Editions, 1987, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Revised edition. Contains: Black & white photographs; Colour photographs; Colour frontispiece;
From the cover: In American Ceramics: 1876 To The Present, the noted ceramics authority Garth Clark gives us the most richly illustrated, up-to-the-minute, and comprehensive publication on the history and triumph of our most tactile art. With a text that elegantly marries cultural history to critical analysis, Clark reveals, decade by decade, how American ceramics emerged from an incipient art-pottery movement in the late nineteenth century to its position of international pre-eminence in the last thirty-five years.
Clarks cogent narrative…
Near Fine in Very Good Dustwrapper. Dust wrapper sunned along the margin of the join of the upper panel otherwise a very well presented copy.
Black boards with Orange & Black titling to the Spine & Upper Board. 351 pages. Index. Bibliography. 12¼” x 10¼”.
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