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Conclusion: Endings and Beginnings

Jeanne Morgan Zarucchi

Jeanne Morgan Zarucchi is Professor of Art History at the University Missouri-St Louis, USA. She was awarded her PhD by Harvard University in 1983, and has written three books and over thirty articles for peer-reviewed journals. Her book Her book Charles Perrault's Memoirs of my Life won an Outstanding Academic Book award from the ALA in 1990. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Material Culture of Tableware : Staffordshire Pottery and American Values

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2017

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...Toward the end of Bill Norbury’s memoir, in a passage probably written around 1999, he made the following rueful comment:The other day I happened to pass by the Hanley and Imperial Potteries, in both cases a sad scene of utter desolation...

Jeckyll, Thomas (1827–81)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Thomas Jeckyll’s reputation as an architect and designer has been eclipsed by the saga of the so-called “Peacock Room” (1876) designed for the Liverpool shipping magnate Frederick Leyland. A pioneer of Japonaiserie, Jeckyll created...

Bell, Clive (1881–1964)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Clive Bell (Arthur Clive Heward Bell) was an English art critic and writer who helped popularize the art of the Post-Impressionists in Great Britain. He attended Trinity College, Cambridge, in October 1899 alongside Thoby Stephen, Lytton...

De Havilland, Geoffrey (1882–1965)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Eponymous owner of the De Havilland Aircraft Company founded in 1920, Geoffrey de Havilland pioneered British aircraft design and engineering in the early twentieth century. Working in both military and commercial spheres, de Havilliand...

A Continuous Landscape? Neighborhood Planning and the New “Local” in Postwar Bristol

Fiona Fisher

Fiona Fisher is a researcher in the Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture at Kingston University, UK, where she is a member of the Modern Interiors Research Centre. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Rebecca Preston

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Flow : Interior, landscape and architecture in the era of liquid modernity

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2018

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...In 1941, the author of Reconstruction and the Public House foresaw the importance of the postwar social landscape to the pub of the future. It will be, he said, “the surroundings which will determine the character of the public house...

Aitchison, George (1825–1910)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...During his lifetime Aitchison’s reputation rested on the magnificent studio-house in Holland Park that he designed for Lord Frederic Leighton (c. 1866–95) and on his reputation as a lecturer, writer, and stalwart of the Royal Academy...

American History (The British Version)

Jeanne Morgan Zarucchi

Jeanne Morgan Zarucchi is Professor of Art History at the University Missouri-St Louis, USA. She was awarded her PhD by Harvard University in 1983, and has written three books and over thirty articles for peer-reviewed journals. Her book Her book Charles Perrault's Memoirs of my Life won an Outstanding Academic Book award from the ALA in 1990. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Material Culture of Tableware : Staffordshire Pottery and American Values

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2017

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...Wedgwood Old Blue Historical Around 1900, the firm of Josiah Wedgwood and Company introduced a series pattern that attempted to capitalize upon the popularity of flow blue, without actually having to undertake that complicated...

Design Objects and the Museum

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Arguably the first clear attempt to define design objects for museum collections was in the Museum of Manufactures in London, set up in the wake of the 1851 Great Exhibition and later to become the Victoria and Albert Museum (V...

The Shopfitting Industry

Emily M. Orr

Emily M. Orr is Assistant Curator of American Design at Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Designing the Department Store : Display and Retail at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2020

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...In 1916 the Dry Goods Economist editorialized, “While ‘What to Buy and How to Sell It’ has been the Economist’s slogan for over a generation, of late years emphasis has been transferred from the first three words to the last...

Painting suffragettes: Portraits and the militant movement

Suffrage and the Arts : Visual Culture, Politics and Enterprise

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...In 2011, the National Portrait Gallery acquired a portrait of Christabel Pankhurst (1880–1958), one of the leaders of the Women’s Social and Political Union, painted by Ethel Wright (1866–1939) and completed in 1909 (Plate 12). It is a rare...