Italian Maiolica

Catalogue of the Collections. The J. Paul Getty Museum (The Getty Museum Studies on Art)
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Cited by: 1. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Rackham, Bernard, Italian maiolica. London, Faber and Faber [] (OCoLC) Document Type. This book, by the world's greatest expert on 16th century Italian maiolica, is a fine introduction to the topic, but it is by no means exhaustive.

I used it for some preliminary research for a book and found it to be lucid and helpful. It is a good addition to the library of anyone who is interested in late Renaissance crafts/5(3). Author Name Rackham, Bernard. Title ITALIAN MAIOLICA. Binding Hardcover.

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[Julia Poole] -- Maiolica is a type of tin-glazed earthenware associated particularly with the Renaissance when its colorful decoration was at its peak, but it was made in Italy from the thirteenth century and is.

x - Catalogue of Italian Maiolica by Rackham, Bernard. You Searched For: Good. This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. In good all round condition.

No dust jacket. Please note the Image in this listing is a stock photo and may not match the covers of the. 'Maiolica' is a type of tin-glazed earthenware which originated in Spain and spread to Italy.

Often painted in bright colours on a white background, as illustrated below, Italian maiolica in its most elaborately decorated form was a luxury item, highly desirable and purchased by the higher Italian Maiolica book of society in Italy and across Europe. Italian Renaissance maiolica and Europe.

he main subject of this book is tin-glazed earthen­ ware, a technique that owes its origin to the Islamic world, and its diffusion through Europe and. L'arte Della Maiolica Italia.

You Searched For: Text (mainly captions) in Italian only. Book is in fine, As New, gift-giving condition. Binding is tight, corners are sharp, and there are no marks or mars.

Excellent color and black-and-white plates throughout. Large 4to. Including index. In protective Mylar. Italian Maiolica Pottery - Images from 15th & 16th Centuries, Paperback by McEwen, Rolf, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Maiolican pottery was produced in Italy from about to The beautiful works created display artistic designs and splendid depictions of people going about their business.

This artwork is largely lost in Seller Rating: % positive. Flick through the splendid Getty Museum Italian maiolica catalogue, the large maiolica collection of the Victoria and Albert Museum or the Deruta maiolica kept at the British Museum for some extraordinary examples of renaissance istoriato art and note the well-preserved brilliance of the colors.

Maiolica colors last nearly for ever giving us a. •A book dedicated to a unique collection of Italian Maiolica, rated as one of greatest in the world. This book is the culmination of nearly thirty years' work in caring for, studying, and developing the collections in this Museum by Timothy Wilson, long-time Keeper of Western : English: Maiolica (with an I) is a tin-glazed pottery, created in the arabian world in the 12th century B.C.

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Italian Maiolica: Ceramics of the RenaissanceThe evolution of the term Maiolica is almost as interesting as the development and spread of the style are four different meanings associated with the term.- In origin the word is a medieval Italian form of the name of the island of Majorca.

Maiolica is a type of tin-glazed earthenware associated particularly with the Renaissance, when its colorful decoration was at its peak. It was made in Italy from the thirteenth century and is still in use today.

This book provides an introduction to the history of maiolica, a glossary, and a Pages: Secolo D'Oro (Italian Edition) by Maiolica and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at RARE ILLUSTRATED Reference Book For Collectors pages, The original edition of this Rare book was printed in If you have any interest in Collecting Italian Maiolica ceramics, this is a great book to have in your collection.

Maiolica is Italian tin-glazed pottery dating from the Italian Renaissance/5(K). Maiolica: Italian Renaissance Ceramics Exhibition Catalogue; Maiolica is an invaluable resource for scholars and collectors as well as an absorbing general introduction to a multifaceted subject.

Timothy Wilson is Barrie and Deedee Wigmore Research Keeper, Department of Western Art, Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, and Professor of Brand: The Met Store.

-A book dedicated to a unique collection of Italian Maiolica, rated as one of greatest in the world This book is the culmination of nearly thirty years' work in caring for, studying, and developing the collections in this Museum by Timothy Wilson, long-time Keeper of Western Art.

Majolica is a historical type of pottery still practiced today. These wares at first were more associated with the use of luster overglazes that had been introduced through the Moorish invasion of the Spanish peninsula in the 8th century.

Later, especially during and after the 15th century, the term "majolica" referred not only to lusterware, but all tin-lead glazed ware produced on the island. A kind of earthenware made in imitation of Italian maiolica, especially in England during the 19th century.

COMMENT - 'in imitation of Italian maiolica' stylistically is true of all tin-glazed majolica but only some coloured glazes majolica. Re process, it.

Sample pages from Italian Renaissance Maiolica, by Elisa P Sani, with Reino Liefkes, foreword by John Mallet. Published August ISBN One of the nice things about this book is the Appendix which shows the reverse sides of the pieces in the collection. Believe me, this is a rare thing and I really appreciate it when I get to see the backs of pieces of maiolica.

Wendy M. Watson, Italian Renaissance Maiolica from the William A. Clark Collection. The Museum’s outstanding collection of maiolica is significant because most of the major pottery centers, maiolica forms, and styles are represented. This current catalogue presents the collection in a chronological progression according to stylistic trends.

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Italian Maiolica. London: Ashmolean Museum, Abstract: Rackham, one of the founders of contemporary scholarship on the subject of maiolica production, style and consumption, traces the early history of the evolution of maiolica in Italy, through its stages of style changes and production technique advancements, up to the nature of design.

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Italian Maiolica by Bernard Rackham. First Edition. 35 pages. No dust jacket. Purple cloth with photographic black and white plates to rear of book. Pages and binding are presentable with no major defects. Minor issues present such as mild cracking, inscriptions, inserts, light foxing, tanning and thumb marking.

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This long awaited study explores the significance of these fascinating objects in the art and social history of the Italian Renaissance. This book traces the use of Maiolica objects in the Renaissance, from birth through courtship and marriage rituals to death, and gives an engaging.