The Frick Collection, Volume 8, Potteries and Porcelains. Publ. The Frick Art Reference Library, New York 1955. Red Cloth Boards; no dust jacket. Book Condition is excellent. First Edition. Elephant Folio 18 x 13.5 inches.
This is a high quality catalog of the Frick Collection of pottery and porcelain from 1955. Forward by Walter Read Hovey and Introduction by Sir Osbert Sidwell. 45 + pages plus 53 plates, each with a separate page of description. All plates and descriptions are printed on just one side of the page. Paper is high quality art paper. The first 45 pages are extended essays on the contents of the exhibits, including the plates in the catalog. The plates are all black and white photographs printed on heavy art paper. The last set of plates are an illustration of marks on French porcelain. The plates are all black and white photographs printed on heavy art paper. This is an important catalog of an important collection.