Book Description

A superb facsimile edition of the first major European treatise devoted to the art of pottery (mid-16th century). With charming illustrations demonstrating the sourcing & preparation of raw materials, with recipes for glazes & pigments. Piccolpasso (1524-1579) was from Bologna. Translated from the Italian with an abundance of notes from the original MS in the V&A.
Author Cipriano Piccolpasso
Date 1980
Binding Hardback
Publisher Scolar Press
Illustrator Illustrated throughout, including colour.
Condition Clean two volume set in slipcase, some minor marks on cloth.

Price: £135.00

Offered by David Whittaker

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