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The ceramic narrative / Matthias Ostermann ; with an essay by David Whiting.

Author/Creator:
Ostermann, Matthias.
Publication:
London : A. & C. Black ; Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
224 p. : col. ill. ; 29 cm.
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Subjects:
Pottery.
Narrative art.
Contents:
Ancient Greece
The Maya
China, Persia and Japan
European tin-glaze traditions
European porcelains
The 20th century ceramic narrative: Some precursors and pioneers / David Whiting
Contemporary narratives: Mythologies, history and archetypes re-explored; Re-shaped icons and new idioms; Personal visions, private stories and memory; The human figure: aspirations, relationships and identity; Political and social commentary; The object as message and metaphor.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 220-221) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Hazel M. Hussong Fund.
Contributor:
Hazel M. Hussong Fund.
ISBN:
0713668830 (hbk.)
9780713668834 (hbk.)
0812239709 (Philadelphia : cloth)
9780812239706 (Philadelphia : cloth)
OCLC:
62891728
Publisher Number:
9780812239706 (Philadelphia : cloth)