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Nantgarw porcelain

W. D. John

Nantgarw porcelain

by W. D. John

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Published by R.H. Johns Ltd in Newport, Mon .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby W.D. John assisted by Dr. S. John and B.A. Williams.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17842489M

The Nantgarw Pottery was established in November , when artist and ceramicist William Billingsley and his son-in-law Samuel Walker, a skilled ceramic technician, purchased "Nantgarw House" on the eastern bank of the Glamorganshire Canal, eight miles north of Cardiff in the Taff Valley, Glamorganshire, UK, and set about building the kilns and ancillary equipment in its grounds, necessary to. Billingsley s style From Mr. Alex. Duncan's collection. Mr. Robert Drane, the greatest authority upon Nantgarw and Swansea porcelain, uses these words in describing Billingsley's work in Mr. Turner's book, "The Ceramics of Swansea and Nantgarw": "The petals of the tulip have the very sap of life in them. The rose has the soft bloom of youth and floats into being, not by the agency of his.

Nantgarw porcelain, an English granular, soft-paste porcelain, pure white in colour, containing bone ash. The factory founded in by William Billingsley at Nantgarw, Glamorgan, Wales. Anyway- the plate was sold in for £3,Followers: 2. Thomas Pardoe (3 July – ) was a British enameler noted for flower painting.. Pardoe was born in Derby on 3 July and was apprenticed at the Derby (Nottingham Road) porcelain factory in the s, later moving to painted creamware at Swansea between and , coming under the influence of potter and botanist Lewis Weston Dillwyn, and working together with.

Swansea Porcelain and Nantgarw Porcelain - Striking Beauty from Wales. Neither one of these two locations in South Wales may immediately leap to the forefront of your thoughts when musing on the most significant British porcelain manufactories of the 18th and 19th centuries, but they most certainly had a role to play which must not be underestimated, and have left a legacy. This book gives a detailed account of the holistic research carried out on the analytical data obtained historically on the products of the Nantgarw and Swansea porcelain manufactories which existed for a few years only during the second decade of the 19th Century.


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The Nantgarw China Works was a porcelain factory, later making other types of pottery, located in Nantgarw on the eastern bank of the Glamorganshire Canal, 8 miles (13 km) north of Cardiff in the River Taff valley, Glamorganshire, factory made porcelain of very high quality, especially in the years from and The body was extremely white and translucent, and was.

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