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Gilbert Portanier
Language: de
Pages: 199
Authors: Gilbert Portanier, Susan Jeffries
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Arnoldsche Verlagsanstalt GmbH

In 1948, Gilbert Portanier, a painter, discovered clay as a material to work with at Vallauris, the ceramics centre in the south of France. There he developed his unique style in the medium. What is so significant about his early work is his mastery of d
The New Maiolica
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Matthias Ostermann
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-08-20 - Publisher: University of Pennsylvania Press

Contemporary approaches to colour and technique
50er Jahre Wandmasken
Language: de
Pages: 247
Authors: Horst Makus, Uta Matschiner
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Arnoldsche Verlagsanstalt GmbH

This publication presents the first survey of the development of ceramic wall masks from their beginnings to the 1980s, with emphasis on German and Austrian masks of the 50s. A color section presents more than 300 masks. Artists, firms, and workshops active during the last hundred years are listed with
1000 Masterpieces of Decorative Art
Language: en
Pages: 545
Authors: Victoria Charles
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-24 - Publisher: Parkstone International

From ancient Sumerian pottery to Tiffany stained glass, decorative art has been a fundamental part of the human experience for generations. While fine art is confined to galleries and museums, decorative art is the art of the every day, combining beauty with functionality in objects ranging from the prosaic to
Kerameiki Techni
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Victoria Charles
Categories: Ceramic sculpture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

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