Accompanying a major travelling exhibition, this volume shows the entire range of the Newcomb Pottery's creative output - its prized art pottery, textiles, metalwork and jewellery, bookbindings, and graphics - in the context of American artistic and social developments in the early years of the modern era.
Sally Main is the senior curator of the Newcomb Art Gallery. David Conradsen is the Grace L. Brumbaugh and Richard E. Brumbaugh Associate Curator of Decorative Arts and Design at the Saint Louis Art Museum. Martin Eidelberg is professor emeritus of art history at Rutgers University. Curator and scholar Ellen Paul Denker has written about American ceramics, furniture, and the Arts and Crafts movement. Adrienne Spinozzi is a research associate in the American wing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. Kevin W. Tucker is the Margot B. Perot Curator of Decorative Arts and Design at the Dallas Museum of Art.