10,000 Years of Art is a compact guide to world art, offering a fresh perspective on the whole of art history from 8,000 BC to the present day. Organized in chronological order, the 500 works of art presented here cover all cultures (not just western) and represent the finest examples of fine and decorative art from 10,000 years of human history. Each work is illustrated in colour and accompanied by a concise, informative text. A companion title to Phaidon's groundbreaking 30,000 Years of Art, this convenient pocket-sized volume is an indispensable resource for any art enthusiast.
The traditional way of making pottery has a very important role in the life of the Ethiopian society. This book tries to explain the traditional way of making pottery as well as the "new way" mechanized way of making pottery. A very detailed investigation has been done to understand the entire process of making pottery using both techniques. Hopefully this book will help our understanding of pottery work and the imagination behind it.
Smith: The ?pottery? Of Mayapan Inc Studies Of Cer Amicmaterial From Uxmal Kabah Etc (pr Only)
This work showcases the pieces of Rockwood pottery held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art - considered to be one of the finest collections in existence.
Naqada civilization dates back to prehistoric times in Egypt. Historians divide that civilization into three historical phases where civilization took Naqada about 1,500 years before the first family.It is a civilization Naqada first (about 4500 to 3500 BC) and the civilization of Naqada II (about 3500 to 3200 BC) and civilization Naqada third (about 3200 to 3000 BC) and was characterized by these civilizations progress pottery and diversity of decorative elements and themes that were recorded on their surfaces which express what distract them in their daily lives as a character fishing and agriculture.Fberawa in the use of drawings and engravings bottles decorated pottery drawing humans, animals and plants and geometric shapes.The research aims to make use of drawings and engravings used by the ancient Egyptians in the civilization of Naqada through the study of personality and semantic expression used by the ancient Egyptians in the use of drawings and engravings and studying different styles of techniques used and bringing it to the entrances experimental variety to enrich the roofs.
Painted By A Distant Hand – Mimbres Pottery of the American Southwest
This book was designed to compose some issues of pottery such as review of brief background about pottery origination, and the process of pottery production, as well the most significant theories have been taken in mind by ethno-archaeologists and scholars are interested in the field of pottery. In this book, our contributors are, Faeza Ahmed Al Dhamari, Dr. Sabzali Musa Kahn, Jaffri Hanafi and Dr. Nik Nairan Abdullah (University Teknologi MARA)
Gifts of the Great River – Arkansas Effigy Pottery from the Edwin Curtiss Collection
Purpose: This research study was conducted to know the existing challenges faced by the pottery industries and to identify opportunities of the pottery industries in Nepal. Approach: This research was based on descriptive and analytical approach.Questionnaire,Interview and observation are the main tools to obtain quantitative and in-depth information.Primary and secondary sources of data were used to collect data. Findings: This study revealed that there is good opportunity in the pottery industry but the people involved in these industries are facing difficulties due to the shortage of raw materials, manpower, and lack of managerial skills. Implication: The findings in this study would help stakeholders to understand difficulties associated with this industry.It may be helpful to the concerned agency of government for the formulation of strategies to improve the management of pottery industry in Nepal.It deserves the attention of economists, planners, researchers and authorities concerned. Originality- This is fieldwork survey carried out within Bhaktapur and Madhyapur municipality of Nepal.