Mary Wondrausch on Slipware (Ceramics)

4 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780713659962: Mary Wondrausch on Slipware (Ceramics)

This new edition of Mary Wondrausch's classic book will be warmly welcomed by all her admirers as well as all those interested in slipware. In this book she traces the history of slipware and brings it up to the present, showing how modern artists are exploring this beautiful medium. Now in a new format and printed 4-colour throughout, this book is a glorious showcase for one of the more vibrant methods of ceramic decoration. Collectors will find this a useful reference book, ceramicists a handy text and all will delight in this sumptuous colour overview of a fascinating subject.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Mary Wondrausch is one of the grand old ladies of British ceramics. She has recently been given an OBE and she is well-known not only as a potter but also as a teacher and historian in the field. She is also a frequent contributor to various ceramics journals.

Review:

Mary Wondrausch on Slipware is a lavish and thoughtful presentation of wares as art, and very highly recommended for anyone with an interest in seeing and learning about practical wares preserved through history. --Midwest Book Review

treasury of information for the traditional potter, the student and collector of slipware and tin-glazed maiolica ware. --CHOICE Magazine, September 2002

Mary Wondrausch on Slipware is a lavish and thoughtful presentation of wares as art, and very highly recommended for anyone with an interest in seeing and learning about practical wares preserved through history. --Midwest Book Review

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Mary Wondrausch
Published by The American Ceramic Society (2001)
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Poverty Hill Books
(La Grange, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description The American Ceramic Society, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. HARDCOVER, BRAND NEW COPY, Perfect Shape, No Remainder Mark, 371-1208Fast Shipping With Online Tracking, International Orders shipped Global Priority Air Mail, All orders handled with care and shipped promptly in secure packaging, we ship Mon-Sat and send shipment confirmation emails. Our customer service is friendly, we answer emails fast, accept returns and work hard to deliver 100% Customer Satisfaction!. Bookseller Inventory # 0812150002

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Mary Wondrausch
Published by The American Ceramic Society (2001)
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Poverty Hill Books
(La Grange, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description The American Ceramic Society, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. HARDCOVER, BRAND NEW COPY, Perfect Shape, No Remainder Mark, 371-1208Fast Shipping With Online Tracking, International Orders shipped Global Priority Air Mail, All orders handled with care and shipped promptly in secure packaging, we ship Mon-Sat and send shipment confirmation emails. Our customer service is friendly, we answer emails fast, accept returns and work hard to deliver 100% Customer Satisfaction!. Bookseller Inventory # 0812150014

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 19.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Mary Wondrausch
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
BWB
(Valley Stream, NY, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Depending on your location, this item may ship from the US or UK. Bookseller Inventory # 97807136599620000000

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 27.56
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Mary Wondrausch
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2001)
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2001. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. This new edition of Mary Wondrausch s classic book will be warmly welcomed by all her admirers as well as all those interested in slipware. In this book she traces the history of slipware and brings it up to the present, showing how modern artists are exploring this beautiful medium. Now in a new format and printed 4-colour throughout, this book is a glorious showcase for one of the more vibrant methods of ceramic decoration. Collectors will find this a useful reference book, ceramicists a handy text and all will delight in this sumptuous colour overview of a fascinating subject. Bookseller Inventory # AA79780713659962

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 30.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Mary Wondrausch
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom (2001)
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, United Kingdom, 2001. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. This new edition of Mary Wondrausch s classic book will be warmly welcomed by all her admirers as well as all those interested in slipware. In this book she traces the history of slipware and brings it up to the present, showing how modern artists are exploring this beautiful medium. Now in a new format and printed 4-colour throughout, this book is a glorious showcase for one of the more vibrant methods of ceramic decoration. Collectors will find this a useful reference book, ceramicists a handy text and all will delight in this sumptuous colour overview of a fascinating subject. Bookseller Inventory # AA79780713659962

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 31.34
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Mary Wondrausch
Published by A&C Black 2001-11-30, London (2001)
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description A&C Black 2001-11-30, London, 2001. hardback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9780713659962

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.10
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.90
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Wondrausch , Mary
Published by A & C Black Pub. (2001)
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Rating
[?]

Book Description A & C Black Pub., 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. Photos (illustrator). 2001 Hardcover book in original dust Jacket. BRAND NEW from 2001 publisher; Never opened, Never read, Never marked. This is the 2001 Revised 2nd Edition of the 1986 publication, this also has additional photographs. Gift Giving quality. Big beautiful book; steel blue textured boards, with Silver gilt lettering impressed onto spine; in glossy color jacket. Book size 8-3/4" wide x 11" tall x 3/4" thick; weighs more than 2 pounds. 144 pages , with index , glossary, bibliography , list of museums with important slipware collections and illustrated with black & white and color Photographs throughout. Author Mary Wondrausch has compiled a fascinating history of English and Continental slipware pottery . Herself a potter of some repute, she has worked at her own pottery workshop since 1974, influenced by 17th Century English slipware and European designs, and has her work in the collections of many museums, including the Victoria and Albert Museum , in London . In this revised reprint of her classic book, she looks over the history of slipware . showing its development in many countries, and discussing the techniques and practicalities involved . As one of the leading practioners in the field, she writes with great enthusiasm and knowledge about this most joyous and colorful of ceramic styles . This new edition features many more color photographs ; new pictures not originally included . The story of slip ware has been brought up to modern times, showing how the current generation of slipware artists are using this exciting medium . Slipware has a long tradition of being used for commemorative wares, and, as such, it has played an important part of marking historical events . both for individuals and nations . This extra role makes this book essential reading , both for potters , and for ceramic collectors and historians alike . A valuable reference tool, as well as a lively read . includes The Practice - the Beginning . Techniques - Clays , Throwing plates for Slip Decorations, Preparation of Slip, Decoration . The History - English slip-trailed wares . Demise of the Rural Potteries . History of English Sgraffito Wares . 20th Century Studio Slipware in England . Continental slipwares, from Germany , Holland, Switzerland, Spain, Italy, Sicily, Portugal, France, Belgium, Hungary , Romania, Slovakia, Poland . Clay and the Written Word . Business Affairs - Commissions, Marketing , Pricing . Detailed upclose photographs of the making of slipware and slip design; plus finished pieces , some of them in museums, and historical pieces , as well as some of the author's own pieces . " Mary Wondraush on Slipware " . by Mary Wondrausch . published by A & C Black , London . Revised 2nd Edition , 2001 Hard cover book in DJ. *** Secure packing, Safe delivery, since 1965 *** 8-3/4 x 11 x 3/4". Bookseller Inventory # 6300

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 39.95
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Mary Wondrausch
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC (2001)
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Quantity Available: 10
Seller
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, 2001. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK in 4 to 14 days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # FV-9780713659962

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 29.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.71
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Mary Wondrausch
Published by Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 5
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Bloomsbury Publishing PLC. Hardback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, Mary Wondrausch on Slipware, Mary Wondrausch, This new edition of Mary Wondrausch's classic book will be warmly welcomed by all her admirers as well as all those interested in slipware. In this book she traces the history of slipware and brings it up to the present, showing how modern artists are exploring this beautiful medium. Now in a new format and printed 4-colour throughout, this book is a glorious showcase for one of the more vibrant methods of ceramic decoration. Collectors will find this a useful reference book, ceramicists a handy text and all will delight in this sumptuous colour overview of a fascinating subject. Bookseller Inventory # B9780713659962

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 32.29
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.03
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Mary Wondrausch
Published by A & C Black (2001)
ISBN 10: 0713659963 ISBN 13: 9780713659962
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description A & C Black, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 144 pages. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # __0713659963

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 35.39
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.80
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book