The mad potter : George E. Ohr, eccentric genius

Book
Published 2013
Item Details
Summary:

Illustrated with evocative historical photographs and over fifty color reproductions of his ceramics, The Mad Potter tells the extraordinary story of an eccentric American maverick who was determined to make his mark and who never stopped believing that even the unlikeliest dreams can come true.

ISBN:
9781596438101
159643810X
Edition:
First edition.
Description:
53 pages : illustrations, some color ; 26 cm
Other Title:
George E. Ohr, eccentric genius
Notes:
"A Neal Porter Book."
Includes bibliographical references, pages 51-53.
Robert F. Sibert Honor, 2014.
Contents:
Our story begins. The family bad boy
Like a duck in water
Back in Biloxi
Fire
"No two alike"
The last hurrah
The Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art
How to look at a pot
And how to "boss" one of your own.
LCCN:
2012047601
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