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Publisher Comments:

This book traces the history of bathrooms over four thousand years and describes the development of ceramic fixtures for washing and bathing. Changing styles of design and decoration are followed through classical, Art Nouveau, Art Deco, self-coloured ware, the Victorian revival and into the twenty-first century. This progression is illustrated with colourful catalogue pages, diagrammatic drawings, photographs of historic baths, bidets and washbasins and archive pictures showing production environments of the early twentieth century.

Synopsis:

This book traces the history of bathrooms over four thousand years and describes the development of ceramic fixtures for washing and bathing.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780747805137
Publisher:
Shire
Location:
Princes Risborough
Author:
Blair, Munroe
Subject:
Pottery & Ceramics
Subject:
Bathrooms
Subject:
Ceramic industries.
Subject:
Antiques-Pottery and Porcelain
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Shire Library
Series Volume:
106-727
Publication Date:
20080304
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
40
Dimensions:
8.26x6.36x.14 in. .22 lbs.

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Hobbies, Crafts, and Leisure » Antiques » Pottery and Porcelain

Bathroom Ceramics
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