Pattern and Flow A Golden Age of American Decorated Paper, 1960s to 2000s
ISBN: HB: 9780300266191, Yale University Press, November 2022
196 pp., 26.9x25.7 cm, 260 colour illus.
Showcasing marbled paper, paste paper, fold-and-dye papers, and more, this book reveals a little-known arts phenomenon from its grass roots in the 1960s to artistic heights in the following decades. "Pattern and Flow" chronicles the flourishing of A...
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English Furniture 1680-1760 and English Needlework 1600-1740 The Percival D. Griffiths Collection (Volumes I and II)
ISBN: SET: 9780300259889, Yale University Press, October 2022
864 pp., 29.2x24.8 cm, 600 colour and black&white illus.
Brings together a superb collection of over 650 detailed examples English furniture and needlework from 1600 to 1760. These volumes are dedicated to one of the finest collections of early English furniture and needlework, formed by Percival D. Griff...
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Hear Me Now The Black Potters of Old Edgefield, South Carolina
ISBN: HB: 9781588397263, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, September 2022
192 pp., 25.4x20.3 cm, 154 colour illus.
Nineteenth-century stoneware by enslaved and free potters living in Edgefield, South Carolina, highlights the central role of Black artists in the region's long-standing pottery traditions. Recentering the development of industrially scaled Southern...
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Lucie Rie Modernist Potter
ISBN: PB: 9781913107307, Yale University Press, January 2022
344 pp., 23.5x15.6 cm, 40 colour illus., 70 black&white illus.
The life and legacy of brilliant but elusive potter Lucie Rie is investigated through interviews, letters and the analysis of her elegant, modernist vessels. Lucie Rie (1902-1995), one of the 20th century's most celebrated and iconic potters, combin...
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Gifts from the Fire American Ceramics, 1880-1950: From the Collection of Martin Eidelberg
ISBN: HB: 9781588397324, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, November 2021
256 pp., 27.9x24.1 cm, 273 colour illus.
Between the early 1880s and the early 1950s, pioneering American artists drew upon the rich traditions and recent innovations of European and Asian ceramics to develop new designs, decorations, and techniques. With splendid new photography, this book...
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Inspiring Walt Disney The Animation of French Decorative Arts
ISBN: HB: 9781588397416, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, November 2021
256 pp., 27.9x22.9 cm, 200 colour illus.
Pink castles, talking sofas, and a prince transformed into a teapot: what sounds like fantasies from Walt Disney's pioneering animations could first be found in the colorful salons of Rococo Paris. The films produced by Disney Animation Studios repre...
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English Medieval Embroidery Opus Anglicanum
ISBN: PB: 9780300259988, Yale University Press, August 2021
324 pp., 27.9x22.9 cm, 160 colour illus., 100 black&white illus.
In medieval Europe, embroidered textiles were indispensable symbols of wealth and power. Owing to their quality, complexity and magnificence, English embroideries enjoyed international demand and can be traced in Continental sources as opus anglicanu...
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Collecting Inspiration Edward C. Moore at Tiffany & Co.
ISBN: HB: 9781588396907, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, July 2021
320 pp., 27.9x22.8 cm, 275 colour illus.
Edward C. Moore (1827-1891) was the creative leader who brought unparalleled originality and success to Tiffany & Co. during the late 19th century. A silversmith, designer, and prodigious collector, Moore sought out exceptional objects from around th...
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Enlightened Eclecticism The Grand Design of the 1st Duke and Duchess of Northumberland
ISBN: HB: 9781913107178, Yale University Press, June 2021
400 pp., 28.4x24.6 cm, 285 colour and black&white illus.
The central decades of the 18th century in Britain were crucial to the history of European taste and design. One of the period's most important campaigns of patronage and collecting was that of the 1st Duke and Duchess of Northumberland: Sir Hugh Smi...
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Daniel Cottier Designer, Decorator, Dealer
ISBN: HB: 9781913107185, Yale University Press, May 2021
256 pp., 27x21.6 cm, 200 colour and black&white illus.
This book follows the phenomenal rise of Daniel Cottier (1838-1891) from an apprentice coach painter in Glasgow to the founder of Cottier & Co., a fine and decorative arts business with branches in London, New York, Sydney and Melbourne. This gifted...
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