Author:Carnegy, Daphne


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Tin-Glazed Earthenware

By: Carnegy, Daphne

Price: $10.00

Publisher: A & C Black: 1993

Seller ID: 427

ISBN: 0713637188

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket

Ceramics Handbooks; 176 pages; This book traces the history of tin glazing from early Mesopotamia through the Islamic world to Spain and then on to Italy (maiolica) , France (faience) , the Netherlands (delftware) and England (lambethware). The author then discusses tin glazing techniques and highlights current use of the medium through the work of well-known tin glazers such as Alan Caiger-Smith, Walter Ostrom, Andrea Gill and others. She also looks at some continental factories that are still using tin glazing techniques but in innovative ways. View more info