GREEN, N: Byrdcliffe: An American Arts and Crafts Colony

Green, Nancy (editor). Byrdcliffe: An American Arts and Crafts Colony. Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, 2004. ISBN: 0964604205. Unmarked. Bumps and bends on cover. Good. Paperback. (#30857) $14.00

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Beautifully illustrated in color and black-and-white. 256p. Index.

Contributors include Ellen Paul Denker, Robert Edwards, Heidi Nasstrom Evans, Nancy e. Green, Cheryl Robertson, and Tom Wolf.

Byrdcliffe was founded in 1902 near Woodstock, New York by Jane Byrd McCall, Ralph Radcliffe Whitehead, Bolton Brown, and Hervey White. It is the oldest operating arts and crafts colony in America.

YAKUDO, Y: The Effie B. Allison Collection: Kosometsuke and Other Chinese Blue-and-White Porcelains

Invitation. The Effie B. Allison Collection: Kosometsuke and Other Chinese Blue-and-White PorcelainsYakudo, Yoshiko (Curator). The Effie B. Allison Collection: Kosometsuke and Other Chinese Blue-and-White Porcelains. The Asian Art Museum of San Francisco, 1982. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#30848) $25.00

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Accompanied a March 2-June 6, 1982 exhibition at the Asia Museum in San Francisco. Black and white illustrations throughout. Photo of Effie B. Allison. 36p.

Lain in invitation to the preview reception.

Kosometsuke pieces have been a popular export to Japan since the 15th century. Included are tea ceremony cups and pots, covered boxed, and small dishes of all kinds that were designed specifically for the Japanese market.