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Global Clay : Themes in World Ceramic Traditions.

Author/Creator:
Burrison, John A.
Publication:
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, 2017.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (355 pages)
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Subjects:
Pottery -- Themes, motives.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Summary:
With over 200 full-color photographs of traditional pottery around the world, Global Clay is sure to become a classic for all who love art and pottery and all who are intrigued by the human commonalities revealed through art.
Contents:
Cover
GLOBAL CLAY
Title
Copyright
Dedication
CONTENTS
Acknowledgments
Introduction
1 | International Folk Pottery A Brief Primer
2 | Monuments to Clay Public Markers of Craft Identity
3 | The Sincerest Form of Flattery Cross-Cultural Imitations
4 | The Human Image Face Jugs and Other People Pots
5 | A Clay Menagerie The Animal World in Ceramics
6 | Idols with Feet of Clay Ceramics and World Religions
7 | Returning to Clay Death and the Afterlife
8 | Living Traditions Today Continuity, Change, Revival
Suggested Reading
Index.
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Local notes:
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2021. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
Other format:
Print version: Burrison, John A. Global Clay
ISBN:
9780253031891
9780253031884
OCLC:
1007930327