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The websites listed below are in English unless otherwise stated. Click on the little "+" sign to see the Categories (subjects) for that entry.
The Hermitage Rooms at Somerset House (London, England, United Kingdom)
These rooms "recreate in miniature the decor of the Winter Palace", and house rotating exhibitions from the State Hermitage Museum in St Petersburg. View descriptions and images online, such as archived pages on revolutionary porcelain from the Lomonosov Porcelain Factory.
Added Jul 2006
The Journal of Antiques and Collectibles (Massachusetts, United States)
A trade publication whose site includes articles on porcelain, such as Meissen animals, hand painted Limoges and European portraits.
Added May 2005 - Last review 27 Jan 2006
The Little Leaf (Alana. Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia)
Blog; one posting includes selected china painting by Shelia of Southland, New Zealand.
Added Aug 2012
The MUSEUM OF CERAMICS (East Liverpool, Ohio, United States)
The Ohio Historical Society operates this historic building exhibiting local wares. Read about the pottery industry and Lotus Ware, "possibly the finest porcelain" made in the U.S.
Added Feb 2003 - Last review 20 Mar 2007
The Newark Museum (Newark, New Jersey, United States)
The Museum's galleries, shops, gardens, etc. include Ballantine House, a restored mansion and centre for its Decorative Arts collection. See the virtual exhibition of white porcelain, part of a well-known ceramics collection that includes American art pottery; or visit in person for library research, guided tours, workshops and special events.
Added Jun 2004 - Last review 3 Apr 2005
The Painted Name (Beverly Carp. Swarthmore, Pennsylvania, United States)
Offering "personalized" china painted gifts.
Added Aug 2011
The Pepper West Gals (Peggy Harrup. Lorena, Texas, United States)
Shop offering work by various artists, plus classes, seminars and supplies (some painted examples of china shown).
Added Oct 2003 - Last review 24 Feb 2008
The Porcelain Art Guilds of Minnesota... (Minnesota, United States)
Joint site of the Minnesota World Organization of China Painters, Minnesota Porcelain Art Guild, and Minnesota Porcelain Art Teachers. Look for members' galleries plus club details, shows and conventions, and events such as the Minnesota Porcelain Art School.
Added Feb 2008
The Porcelain Chronicles (John Bergman. Hoople, North Dakota, United States)
Artist's blog, with some images.
Blog will include the text of A manual for china painters, by Mrs. Nicola di Rienzi Monachesi (1896).
Added Apr 2010
The Porcelain Gallery (Mary Herzig. Satellite Beach, Florida, United States)
Range of painted wares, with some glassware and lamps.
Added Aug 2002 - Last review 25 Feb 2008
Compiled by porcelain artist R. Janette Graham (Janri)
A selected listing of china painters' personal and business sites; associations and museums; brush, kiln and paint manufacturers; fine china and potteries; plus magazines, schools and suppliers from around the world.
Updated 8 Nov. 2013.
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