Whitefriars Glass: The Art of James Powell & Sons
Place Published: Somerset, England
Publisher: Richard Dennis
Date Published: 1996
Book Id: 40131
160pp. Quarto [30 cm] Illustrated wraps. Near fine condition.
Produced to accompany the exhibition Whitefriars Glass- The Art of James Powell & Sons, Manchester City Art Galleries, 27 January - 30 June, 1996. Museum of London, 30 July 1996 - 26 January 1997. Essays by Judy Rudoe, Peter Rose, Lesley Jackson and Lisa Kent. During the height of the Arts and Crafts era. James Powell & Sons was recognized both in England and abroad as a firm of international pre-eminence. The aim of this book is to draw attention to the outstanding artistic achievements of Whitefriars Glass, not just at the time of the Arts and Crafts period, but throughout their long history.