The ‘studio pottery’ movement is one of the key artistic forces of the twentieth century. This book, available again in paperback, is recognized as the definitive work on the British studio potters, and is an indispensable and inspiring source-book for all those who collect, design or work with ceramics.Phaidon, London, 1993. Paperback. Condition: As New. Color illustrated burgundy wraps. 287 pp., 101 full-page color, 20 smaller color and 470 bw illustrations. Arranged as a biographical dictionary of potters, this book catalogues the Victoria and Albert Museum’s collection of British studio pottery. This book also puts the development of studio pottery into a historical perspective and gives a detailed analysis of the growth of the museum’s collection.
Condition : Tight Clean free from any inscriptions: Cover : Tight and clean, boards tight, no dust wrapper. First edition 1993 also in soft cover, reprinted in 1993, 1996, and this edition 2008