Book + 5 colour samples (complete set)

The book ‘Colour and material studies in porcelain / Collection Cornwall’ in combination with the complete set of 5 selected porcelain colour samples.

Colour and Material studies in porcelain / Collection Cornwall shows over 190 colours and materials that were developed from 62 raw materials extracted from Cornwall soil. This book explores the origins and sources of the materials as well as the applications and colourful diversity that is created by applying them on porcelain.

Specifications book:

  • hand screen-printed cover and back with selected Cornwall pigments
  • hand numbered limited edition of 500
  • 190 x 260 x20 mm / soft cover / English
  • 176 full color pages, printed on heavy paper
  • 6 fold out pages with developed colors and raw materials
  • 190+ developed colors and materials including their applications
  • information on all 62 raw materials
  • field trip and research captured in 60+ images

Specifications colour samples:

  • handmade out of porcelain
  • colors: light pink, pink, pink speckled, ochre and deep bordeaux
  • pigments extracted from Silver, Lead, Porcelain, Tin and Copper ore (one of each)
  • 14 cm x 3 cm x 0,5 cm
  • stamped with colour number (as mentioned in the book)


Available on backorder

Additional information

Weight 1.0 kg