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The story of Palissy, the potter

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Published by T. Nelson in London (Paternoster Row) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Potters,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsThomas Nelson & Sons
    The Physical Object
    Pagination119 p. :
    Number of Pages119
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24947506M


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Palissy was the trade name under which the English firm of A.E. Jones and Sons, of Stoke-on-Trent, marketed their china and name was chosen as a tribute to Bernard Palissy, the famous French potter of the 16th century, creator of Palissy ware.

History. They were bought out in by the Royal Worcester group, and in turn the Carborundum company that already owned Spode china and Headquarters: Stoke-on-Trent, England. Palissy the Potter: The Life of Bernard Palissy, of Saintes, His Labours and Discoveries in Art and Science; [Morley, Henry] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Palissy the Potter: The Life of Bernard Palissy, of Saintes, His Labours and Discoveries in Art and Science;Author: Henry Morley. In Palissy Pottery Ltd. was bought by the Worcester Royal Porcelain Company.

Various markings were used, but the words were not included in the factory mark until when Royal Worcester, Spode and Palissy came under common ownership. Palissy continued to make the popular Games Series and Avon Scenes until the s.

Excerpt from Palissy the Potter: The Life of Bernard Palissy, of Saintes The town of Biron lies so near the southern boundary of Perigord, upon the little river Lade, that to descend the Lade only so far as to Chapelle Biron is to cross from Perigord into the : Henry Morley.

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See what's new with book lending at the Internet Archive Palissy the Potter: The Life of Bernard Palissy, of Saintes Item Preview. Bernard Palissy, (bornSt. Avit, near Lacapelle Biron, France—diedParis), French Huguenot potter and writer, particularly associated with decorated rustic ware, a type of earthenware covered with coloured lead glazes sometimes mistakenly called faience (tin-glazed earthenware).

Palissy began as a painter of glass, but, after journeys in the south and in the Ardennes brought him. Palissy resolves to conquer for himself new ground -- A truce -- Second Palissian war for the discovery of white enamel -- A heretic is burnt at Saintes -- Palissy becomes a potter -- The reformed church at Saintes -- Affairs of France -- Palissy publishes a book -- Palissy in sunshine, and France under a cloud.

Get this from a library. Palissy the potter. The life of Bernard Palissy, of Saintes, his labors and discoveries in art and science, with an outline of his philosophical doctrines, and a translation of illustrative selections from the potter book works.

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Genre/Form: Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Morley, Henry, Palissy the potter. London: Chapman and Hall, (OCoLC) Additional Physical Format: Print version: Morley, Henry, Palissy the potter.

London: Chapman and Hall, (OCoLC) Named Person. Get this from a library. Palissy the potter. The life of Bernard Palissy, of Saintes. [Henry Morley]. An two-volume biography of Bernard Palissy by Henry Morley, published by Ticknor, Reed, and Fields.

Morley ( – ) was an English writer and a professor at University College London. His. The work of French potter Bernard Palissy was so admired that in he was named King's Inventor of Rustic Ceramics, and in he was summoned by Catherine de Medici — who dubbed him "Worker of the Earth and Inventor of Rustic Ware" — to decorate her palace.

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