Oriental Pottery And Porcelain

Oriental pottery and porcelain was made principally in China, Korea and Japan. The wares made in these countries, and in those bordering on the first two, resemble each other superficially, and both beginner and expert suffer confusion. A proportion of the old wares was marked, usually under the base of the article and in underglaze blue, but just as the shapes and colours of earlier periods were imitated in succeeding centuries, so were the marks.

China Pottery and Porcelain. Part 1
China Pottery and Porcelain. Part 2
Korea Pottery and Porcelain
Japan Pottery and Porcelain

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