Collector's Encyclopedia Of Made In Japan Ceramics: Identification & Values

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  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 2005-06-01
  • Publisher: Collector Books
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Carole Bess White Author Carole Bess White's four volumes of Made in Japan Ceramics have been bestsellers for many years. Her latest book features selections from all of these books, as well as hundreds of new pieces and photographs never before published - lots of luster ware and Art Deco, wall pockets, vases, kitchenware, a nice selection of Made in Japan spice racks, and a wide variety of useful and decorative objects appear in the book. Not only are there hundreds of beautiful pieces showcased, but there are detailed historical facts about Made inJapan ceramics. Among the categories are ashtrays, candleholders, condiment sets, salt &pepper sets, toothbrush holders, pincushions, bookends, planters, wall pockets, Art Deco objects, figural objects of all sorts, and much more, including a section on Japanese Arts &Crafts-style vases with all new photographs. Enjoy this sampling of old and new favorites from Carole Bess White.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgmentsp. 4
About the Author and Photographerp. 5
1930s Catalog Illustrationsp. 6
The Data
History of Made in Japan Ceramicsp. 14
Pricing and the Internetp. 17
The Backstampsp. 18
The Collectibles
Art Decop. 45
Basketsp. 84
Bathing Beautiesp. 90
Biscuit Barrelsp. 91
Bookendsp. 95
Bowlsp. 99
Candleholdersp. 101
Cigarette and Tobacco Itemsp. 104
Condiment Setsp. 118
Cream and Sugar Setsp. 125
Figurinesp. 127
Flower Bowls and Flower Frogsp. 134
Incense Burnersp. 140
Kitchen Itemsp. 145
Liquor Itemsp. 161
Mayonnaise Setsp. 169
Muffineer or Berry Sugar and Creamer Setsp. 171
Nut Cups or Salt Dipsp. 176
Pincushionsp. 178
Planters and Cache Potsp. 182
Powder Boxesp. 190
Salt and Pepper Setsp. 191
Tea & Coffee Itemsp. 200
Toothbrush Holdersp. 203
Useful Objectsp. 212
Hangingp. 223
Standingp. 225
Treep. 236
Wall Pocketsp. 240
Kitchen Wall Pocketsp. 248
Reproductions and Fantasy Itemsp. 250
Ceramic Novelties, 1960s - 1990sp. 251
Bibliographyp. 255
Indexp. 255
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