Collectors Encyclopedia of Limoges Porcelain (3rd edition)
by Mary Frank Gaston

Limoges China

Hardcover - 456 pages; Publisher: Collector Books; 3 edition
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Mary Frank Gaston's third revised edition includes over 100 companies, including Haviland Co., with hundreds of different marks illustrated, many not shown in the earlier editions. With almost 1,200 beautiful full color photographs, this book contains more than twice as many pictures as the second edition, over 75% being new examples. A new format presents the history, marks, examples, and values together under each Limoges company for an easy to use reference. A section on Limoges miniatures, not discussed in previous editions, has been added. 2003 values.



Living With Limoges
by Debby DuBay

Hardcover - 256 pages; Publisher: Schiffer Publishing
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Whether the name Limoges brings to mind a region in France, the city of Limoges, or the factories that produce fine Limoges porcelain, a picture of romance, beauty, and fabulous artisans no doubt follows. This stunningly photographed book is dedicated to helping porcelain connoisseurs from the novice to the advanced learn how to identify, affordably collect, and decorate with hand-painted Limoges porcelain. Shown are vases, jardinieres, dinnerware, coffee and chocolate pots, cake plates, punch bowls, and more. This is the first Limoges collectors' book with dedicated sections on tea accoutrements, white and gold wedding band porcelain, and porcelain jewelry with hand-painted Limoges art. Going room by room, the author provides fabulous decorating ideas, from accessorizing with a single piece of Limoges to displaying an entire collection. Included are descriptions, measurements, values, history, collector hints, and a concise alphabetical mark guide. A truly inspirational book for collectors and designers alike.



Antique Limoges at Home
by Debby DuBay

Hardcover - 256 pages, Publisher: Schiffer Pub Ltd (2003)
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Haviland China: The Age of Elegance
by Nora Travis

Hardcover - 192 pages; Publisher: Schiffer Publishing; 3 Revised edition (August 2004)
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The beauty of Haviland China is captured here in both picture and word. Over 400 color photographs display the Haviland china wares which graced dining tables throughout the Victorian Age of Elegance. A discussion of the life is included, along with the history of Haviland production and its decoration. Many of the Haviland patterns have been cataloged using the well established Schleiger numbers, enabling readers to identify unnamed patterns with certainty. Valuable descriptions are also provided concerning the use of various Haviland table wares. A listing of back stamps and a price guide are also included --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.


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