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The Resource California Faience : ceramics for cottages and castles, Kirby William Brown

California Faience : ceramics for cottages and castles, Kirby William Brown

Label
California Faience : ceramics for cottages and castles
Title
California Faience
Title remainder
ceramics for cottages and castles
Statement of responsibility
Kirby William Brown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
California Faience was one of the pioneering Arts and Crafts potteries on the West Coast in the early twentieth century. Founded by Chauncey Rapelje Thomas and William Victor Bragdon, it is renowned for the high quality and simple beauty of its wares. The ceramic enterprise operated in Berkeley, California from 1913 to 1959
Related
Cataloging source
CAM
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brown, Kirby William
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crocker Art Museum
  • Pasadena Museum of California Art
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • California Faience
  • Pottery, American
  • Art pottery, American
  • Tiles
  • Decoration and ornament, Architectural
  • Potters
Label
California Faience : ceramics for cottages and castles, Kirby William Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Of Cottages and Castles: The Art of California Faience" held at the Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California, February 22-May 17, 2015, and the Pasadena Museum of California Art, November 15, 2015-April 3, 2016
Bar code
31223111857430
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Deer Creek Pottery: a recent revival
  • California Faience: the little shop that could
  • The art pottery: beauty in simplicity
  • Clay, glazes and markings
  • Of cottages: the tiles of California Faience
  • Of castles: Julia Morgan and William Randolph Hearst
  • West coast porcelain: a strange interlude
  • Den of creativity: the artists of California Faience
  • Potlatch Pottery: a mysterious connection
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781600521003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)914893732
Label
California Faience : ceramics for cottages and castles, Kirby William Brown
Publication
Note
Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Of Cottages and Castles: The Art of California Faience" held at the Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California, February 22-May 17, 2015, and the Pasadena Museum of California Art, November 15, 2015-April 3, 2016
Bar code
31223111857430
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 253-260) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Deer Creek Pottery: a recent revival
  • California Faience: the little shop that could
  • The art pottery: beauty in simplicity
  • Clay, glazes and markings
  • Of cottages: the tiles of California Faience
  • Of castles: Julia Morgan and William Randolph Hearst
  • West coast porcelain: a strange interlude
  • Den of creativity: the artists of California Faience
  • Potlatch Pottery: a mysterious connection
Dimensions
31 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
275 pages
Isbn
9781600521003
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)914893732

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