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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...

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...

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...

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...

Introduction: The “Picture” in the Shop Window

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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...Some years ago, I was wandering through an antique shop in my hometown of St. Louis, Missouri. Amid the randomly assorted items of furniture, glass vases, and silverplate pitchers, something caught my eye: a full set of china on a dining...

‘I loathe the thought of suffrage sex wars being brought into it’: Institutional conservatism in early twentieth-century women’s art organizations

Zoë Thomas

Zoë Thomas is Lecturer in Nineteenth-Century Britain and the Wider World at the University of Birmingham, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Suffrage and the Arts : Visual Culture, Politics and Enterprise

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...In 1950, painter Margaret Geddes (1914–1998) wrote an article about the history of the Women’s International Art Club – of which she was the Chair – for the celebrated art journal The Studio. Although the Club had been founded in Paris...

Cobden-Sanderson, Thomas James (1840–1922)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 1

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Encyclopedia Article

...Legend has it that it was Cobden-Sanderson who coined the designation Arts and Crafts upon the founding of the Arts and Crafts Exhibition Society in 1887. Instigated by Walter Crane, this institution displayed works by members of the Art...

Image, Selwyn (1849–1930)

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...Relinquishing holy orders in 1883, Selwyn Image (1849–1930) was a founding member of the influential Century Guild alongside Arthur Heygate Macmurdo, Herbert Horne, Clement Heaton, and Benjamin Creswick. Image coedited the Guild’s quarterly...

Garden City Movement in Britain

The Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Design Volume 2

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

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...A garden city is distinguished by its green belt, a surrounding swathe of open countryside, not, as is commonly misapprehended, the provision of gardens. This self-sustaining community should not be confused with a garden suburb, which...

An Experiment with Time: Modern and Classical Influences in the Planning of High and Over

Design, History and Time : New Temporalities in a Digital Age

Bloomsbury Visual Arts, 2019

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...High and Over (1929–1931), a country house in Amersham by Connell and Thomson, has long been recognized as marking a key turn in British architecture.Alan Powers, Britain: Modern Architectures in History (London: Reaktion Books. 2007). Its...