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San Francisco Ceramic Circle 1999 Lecture Program



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Anthony du Boulay, Patricia Halfpenny and William Sargent San Francisco Ceramic Circle biennial seminar. "ON TABLE, SIDEBOARD AND MANTEL: Decorative Figures and Tablewares 1730 - 1830" A program of 6 lectures for which pre-registration is required. Registration deadline 1/13/98. Seminar details and registration form

John Whitehead, Author and dealer "The Decoration of Vincennes and Sèvres Porcelain , 1740-1800"

Larry Gotuaco, Author and Collector "Ming Blue and White Ceramics from a Phillipine Shipwreck Site"

Seymour Jurow, SFCC member and Collector "Jelly Moulds: Fancy Desserts from Isinglass to Gelatin"

Jeffrey Munger, Curator, Boston Museum of Fine Art "Four Collectors at the BMFA"

6/26/99 (Saturday)

Tom Rogers, Curator Decorative Arts, Filoli

An introduction to the ceramic collections at Filoli. Lunch and a tour of the collections and grounds at Filoli, Woodside, California.


S.F.C.C. Collectors Night ("Pot" night)

Open forum for showing and discussing new additions to S.F.C.C. members' and the museum's collections. Note: to be held in the Porcelain Gallery at the Legion of Honor.

Janine Skerry, Curator of Ceramics and Glass, Colonial Williamsburg "Revolution in Taste"

Michael Sack, Collector and member of the SFCC "Exotic Scenes on English Blue and White Transferware and their Print Sources"

10/18/99 (Monday)

John Sandon, Author & Head of European ceramics at Phillips Auctioneers, London.

"Connoisseurship in Early English Porcelain - the Bernard Watney Collection

11/19/99 (Friday)

Dr. Alan Darr, Curator of European Sculpture and Decoraive Arts, Detroit Institute of Arts.

"Innovations during the Twilight of Florence: Eighteenth-Century Sculpture in Doccia Porcelain"

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