Bing & Grondahls Porcelaensfabrik 1853-1928

By: Simonsen, Poul

Price: £30.00

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NB: Text is in Danish throughout. Pale blue card covers with title in gilt on front cover. Condition: Good, with general light shelfwear and light sunning to cover edges. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 90pp. Many b/w illustrations. This book was published to commemorate the 75th anniversary of Bing & Grøndahl, a Danish porcelain manufacturer founded in 1853 by the sculptor Frederik Vilhelm Grøndahl and merchant brothers Meyer Hermann Bing and Jacob Herman Bing.[The trademark backstamp for Bing & Grøndahl (B&G) porcelains is the three towers derived from the Coat of Arms of Copenhagen. The company's Seagull dinnerware series became known as the "National Service of Denmark" in the 1950s when it was found in one tenth of all Danish households. In 1987 the company merged with its primary competitor, the Royal Porcelain Factory under the name Royal Copenhagen.

Title: Bing & Grondahls Porcelaensfabrik 1853-1928

Author Name: Simonsen, Poul

Categories: Decorative Art & Design (20th Century),

Publisher: Copenhagen, Bing & Grondahl: 1928

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 006010

Keywords: bing & grondahl, porcelain, royal copenhagen,