Tin-Glaze Pottery in Europe and the Islamic World: The Tradition of 1,000 years in Maiolica, Faience and Delftware

By: Caiger-Smith, Alan

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Painted tin-glaze pottery is perhaps the most thoroughly European ware the western world has produced. And yet it was an Islamic invention. The author traces the development of the tradition from the beginning to the present day with great precision. Illustrated with 24 color plates, 189 monochrome plates, 33 figures, and 9 maps.

Title: Tin-Glaze Pottery in Europe and the Islamic World: The Tradition of 1,000 years in Maiolica, Faience and Delftware

Author Name: Caiger-Smith, Alan

Categories: Ceramics,

Edition: 1st

Publisher: London, Faber & Faber: 1973

ISBN Number: 0571093493

ISBN Number 13: 9780571093496

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 19443

Keywords: Tin-Glazed Pottery