A comprehensive survey of ceramic wares produced by the Trenton Potteries Company of Trenton, New Jersey, throughout its existence, from 1892 to 1950 is presented with particular attention to the artware lines of in the 1930s and 1940s. Over 290 vibrant color photographs illustrate these beautiful deco vases, lamps and wall pockets, and neo-classical centerpieces, candlesticks, and jardinieres. Also included are a brief history of the company, a review of its manufacturer's marks, advice for collectors, a bibliography, and an index. Current market values are included in the captions.
Tom Rago has been dealing in American Art Pottery for a decade. His father, T. M. Rago, is a professional photographer.