Education and Training

University courses and professional training for the art and antiques industry. 


Cheap as chips?

19 June 2003

What A Bobby Dazzler, by David Dickinson, published by BBC Books. ISBN 0563487240 £14.99hb

Textiles from Mexico

19 June 2003

Textiles from Mexico, by Chlöe Sayer, published by The British Museum Press. ISBN 0714125628 £12.99sb

Feel the width of textile texts

19 June 2003

World Textiles; A Concise History, by Mary Schoeser, published by Thames & Hudson (World of Art) ISBN 0500203695 £7.95sb

London calling…

19 June 2003

London 1753 by Sheila O’Connell, published by The British Museum Press. ISBN 0714126314 £24.99sb

Antiques MA

17 June 2003

The University of Central Lancashire is to offer a Master of Arts in antiques via the Internet. The new e-MA in antiques is intended for beginners who want to develop their interest in an area of antiques, pictures, and collectables, without the necessity of on-campus attendance.

Art and inspiration…

03 June 2003

Treasures of the American Arts and Crafts Movement 1890-1920 by Tod M. Volpe, Beth Cathers and Alistair Duncan published by Thames & Hudson. ISBN 0500284083 £18.95 (sb)

Turner’s new labour of love

03 June 2003

A Directory of Scottish Provincial Silversmiths & Their Marks by Richard W Turner, published by the author, 208 Roundhills, Waltham Abbey, Essex EN9 lUN. Tel: 01992 610325 email: richardwturner@ntlworld.com ISBN 1850722935 £18(sb) plus £1pp, UK

Pages on Ages

03 June 2003

Exploring Prehistoric & Roman England, by Barry Marsden, published by Greenlight Publishing, 119 Newland Street, Witham, Essex CM8 lWF. Tel: 01376 521900. email: info@greenlightpublishing.co.uk ISBN 1897738 £15sb

Polished picture of Sussex trade

03 June 2003

Sussex Silver and its Makers, by Timothy Kent, published by JH Bourdon-Smith Ltd. Copies (sb) available at £23 plus £1.50 postage, UK, from JH Bourdon-Smith Ltd at 24 Mason’s Yard, Duke Street, St James’s, London SW1Y 6BU. Tel: 020 7839 4714

Deco’s finest lines

02 May 2003

Art Deco 1910-1939, edited by Tim Benton, Charlotte Benton and Ghislaine Wood, published by V&A Publications. ISBN 1851773876 £40 hardback ISBN 1851773886 £29.95 soft back.

A treasury of tips on protecting treasures

08 April 2003

Looking after Antiques by Frances Halahan and Anna Plowden, published by National Trust Enterprises Ltd. ISBN 0707802865 £35hb

Stepping out of his father’s shadow at last

08 April 2003

David Leach – 20th Century Ceramics by Emmanuel Cooper and Kathy Niblett, published by Richard Dennis Publications. ISBN 903685884 £25hb ISBN 0903685892 £20sb

Woven together with great skill

08 April 2003

Artists’ Textiles in Britain 1945-1970: A Democratic Art, by Geoffrey Rayner, Richard Chamberlain and Anne-Marie Stapleton, published by the Antique Collectors’ Club in association with the Fine Arts Society/Target Gallery. ISBN 1851494324 £19.95sb

The heroic poet and a brandy-loving Queen…

26 March 2003

Discovering London Statues and Monuments, by Margaret Baker, published by Shire Books. ISBN 0747804958 £10.99sb

Ireland’s Gothic vandalism

26 March 2003

Gothic Art in Ireland 1169-1550: Enduring Vitality, by Colum Hourihane, Yale University Press. ISBN 0300094353 £45.00 hb (publication date April 17).

Monumental efforts

26 March 2003

Public Sculpture of the City of London, by Phillip Ward-Jackson, published by Liverpool University Press, 4 Cambridge Street, Liverpool L69 7ZU. Email: J.M.Smith@liv.ac.uk www.liverpool-unipress.co.uk ISBN 0853239673 £62.50hb, ISBN 0853239770 £29.95pb

A book of some stature

07 March 2003

Garden Antiques: How to Source & Identify, by Rupert van der Werff and Jackie Rees, published by Miller’s. ISBN 1840007133 £15.99hb

Japan in full colour…

07 March 2003

Kazari: Decoration and Display in Japan: 15th-19th Centuries, edited by Nicole Coolidge Rousmaniere, published by The British Museum Press. ISBN 0714126365 £24.99sb

Genius copied to perfection

07 March 2003

Masterpieces of Art Nouveau Furniture: The Majorelle Catalogue c.1910, edited by Flora Klickmann, published by Dover Books, New York, and distributed in the UK by David & Charles Ltd. ISBN 0486421139. £16.95sb

Beauty in the eye of the beholder

28 February 2003

Julia Margaret Cameron: 19th Century Photographer of Genius, by Colin Ford published by National Portrait Gallery Publications. ISBN 1855145065 £40hb

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