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Author Coates, Carole.

Title Catalina Island pottery and tile, 1927-1937 : island treasures / Carole Coates ; with photography by Jeffrey B. Snyder.

Publication Info. Atglen, PA : Schiffer Pub., [2012]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    738.3097 COA 2012    On Holdshelf
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Edition Rev. & expanded 2nd ed.
Description vii, [176] pages : illustrations ; 23 x 29 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "With updated price guide."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 175) and index.
Contents Foreword / by David Renton -- Introduction -- A factory by the sea -- Collecting basics -- Catalina Island pottery -- Catalina tile treasures -- Catalina "style."
Summary The breathtaking ceramic artwares, tablewares, and tiles produced by the prolific Catalina Clay Products Company of Santa Catalina Island, California, from 1927 to 1936 are presented with color photographs and an eloquent text. Influenced in part by the Spanish Revival Movement and Depression-era Art Deco motifs, the artistry imbued in these pieces is displayed. A history of the company, its wares and artisans are also provided.
Subject Catalina Island Pottery -- Catalogs.
Pottery, American -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- Santa Catalina Island -- Catalogs.
Pottery, American -- California -- Santa Catalina Island -- 20th century -- Catalogs.
Tiles -- Collectors and collecting -- California -- Santa Catalina Island -- Catalogs.
Tiles -- California -- Santa Catalina Island -- History -- 20th century -- Catalogs.
Added Author Snyder, Jeffrey B.
Added Title Island treasures
ISBN 9780764340536 (hc)
0764340530 (hc)

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