Lowestoft Porcelain in Norwich Castle Museum, Vols 1 and 2

By: Smith, Sheenah

Price: £38.00

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Vol 1 (softcover) published 1975, Vol 2 (hardcover), 1985. Both volumes have previous owners address label to the front endpapers. Condition: Vol I (softcover, no dustjacket) is in good condition, with light shelfwear to covers and light foxing to endpapers. Binding sound. 297pp. plus 40pp. of 681 b/w plates. Vol 2 (blue hardcover with titles in gilt on front cover and spine, with dustjacket) is in good condition with light sunning to very edges of covers. The fore-edge of the textblock has a surface coffee-splash mark which has not penetrated inside to the text. Binding sound. Dustjacket condition: Good with light shelfwear and sunning to spine. Small (approx 1 inch.) repaired tear to top right corner of front cover of jacket. 174pp. 8 pages of colour plates and 48 pages of b/w plates. Norwich Castle Museum has the finest collection of Lowestoft porcelain in existence, and the first volume of this catalogue was acclaimed upon publication as a definitive work. The second volume includes every piece of Lowestoft porcelain decorated in on-glaze colour in the Norwich Castle Museum collection, and includes a dictionary of employees with biographical details and family trees. The first volume (published ten years earlier in 1975) covers the wares decorated under the glaze in blue, and the fragments excavated on the factory site. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: Lowestoft Porcelain in Norwich Castle Museum, Vols 1 and 2

Author Name: Smith, Sheenah

Categories: Art History,

Edition: First Edition.

Publisher: Norwich Castle Museum, Norfolk Museums Service: 1975

ISBN Number: 0903101513

ISBN Number 13: 9780903101516

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 003799