Swansea and Nantgarw Porcelains [E-Book] : A Scientific Reappraisal / by Howell G.M. Edwards.
Edwards, Howell G.M., (author)
Cham : Springer, 2017
XXXV, 279 p. 106 illus., 104 illus. in color. online resource.
englisch
9783319487137
10.1007/978-3-319-48713-7
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Table of Contents:
  • Foreword
  • Preface
  • Prologue: The Origins of Porcelain
  • 1 Introduction and Present-Day Scenario
  • 2 Porcelain Manufacture in South Wales in the 19th Century. 3 Historical Research Issues
  • 4 A Chronological Summary of the Billingsley Family and Their Contribution to Porcelain Manufacture and Decoration
  • 5 Burnishing and Gilding
  • 6 Commercial Exploitation
  • 7 Service Types and the Importance of Nomenclature in Their Attribution
  • 8 Armorial Porcelains
  • 9 Documentary Porcelain and Historical Provenancing
  • 10 The Production of Porcelain Services
  • 11 The Scientific Analysis of Porcelain
  • 12 Named Artists
  • 13 Classification of Factory Output
  • 14 Nantgarw Porcelain: Named Services
  • 15 Swansea Porcelain: Named Services
  • 16 Miscellaneous Named Services
  • 17 Conclusions
  • 18 The Discovery of a Long-Lost Nantgarw Dinner-Dessert Service
  • 19 The Attribution of Unknown Porcelain to Swansea and Nantgarw: A Protocol
  • 20 Statement Made by Henry Morris to Colonel Grant Davidson in 1850
  • 21 William Billingsley - An Epilogue
  • Appendix 1 Notes on the Experimental Production of Swansea Porcelain
  • Appendix 2 Transcript of an Interview given by Henry Morris
  • Appendix 3 Some Scientific Thoughts on Swansea and Nantgarw Porcelains
  • Appendix 4. The Pendock-Barry Service: A Re-Appraisal
  • Appendix 5. Detailed Comparison Between the Derby Lord Ongley Service and its Nantgarw Precursors
  • Appendix 6. Nantgarw Porcelain – Measurements and Sizes
  • Appendix 7. Swansea Script Marks and their Attribution to William Billingsley’s Decoration
  • Glossary of Terms Used in this Book.