About this book
Biography and career survey of the British studio potter, a man of many paradoxes.
British studio potter Michael Cardew (1901-1983) was a man of paradox, a modernist who disliked modernity, a colonial servant who despised Empire, and an intellectual who worked with his hands. This biography of his remarkable life includes interviews with friends, students, and Cardew's two surviving sons. It also includes photographs.
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