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How to Compare and Value American Art Pottery

Rago David & Perrault Suzanne

Verlag: Miller's, London, 2001
ISBN 10: 1840003820 / ISBN 13: 9781840003826
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Titel: How to Compare and Value American Art ...

Verlag: Miller's, London

Erscheinungsdatum: 2001

Einband: Hardcover

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Large 8vo size, good to very good in dust jacket; Colour Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 176 pages. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 38668

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Inhaltsangabe: Introducing a series quite unlike any other on the market. Miller's Treasure or Not? series is a clear, accessible, easy-to-follow guide to developing an appraiser's eye and a connoisseur's knowledge of American Art Pottery. At the heart of each volume are 61 full-colour, 2-page spreads in which pairs of related objects are analyzed, compared, and evaluated, with the object of answering the question why is one item more valuable than the other. The factors involved may be age, rarity, intricacy of design, maker, marks, provenance, lack of defects, later additions, restoration, etc. The expert authors hone in on the salient "value features" and clearly explain what makes an object worth what the market says it is worth. Each core spread consists of two large-scale, full-colour photos of the contrasted items, surrounded by call-outs highlighting the key "value features". Introductory text describes the pieces and their provenance and background. Bulleted points summarize the main points about each item, and feature boxes give additional information on history, material, manufacturers, marks, construction techniques, etc.All of the key studios are covered including Paul Revere Pottery, Rookwood, Grueby Faience, Dedham, Volkmar, Taco and many more. The book opens with topics such as How to Use, Buying and Selling, Care and Security, The Basics (Materials, Decorations, Periods & Styles), and Identification. There is also a directory of specialists, galleries, and museums; a bibliography; a glossary; and an index

Über den Autor: David Rago has been a specialist in the subject for 30 years. A prolific author and writer, he is founder of the magazine Style: 1900 and Modernism Magazine. Rago serves as an appraiser on PBS' hit Antiques Roadshow series and owns an e-commerce/educational site dedicated to the sale and auction of 20th Century decorative art. Suzanne Perrault has been involved in the Arts & Crafts field since 1986. An independent dealer and freelance associate for David Rago, she has been their principal auction cataloguer since 1991, and manages the Perrault-Rago Gallery.

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