Christie's Collectables Teapots book guide
This little booklet was first published in the late 1990's and it gives a brief history of tea, and more especially illustrates a range of teapots in full colour covering a period from the mid 17th century to the late 1990's.
There is a variety of teapots illustrated including the classic early designs from the 18th 19th and 20th century and the Deco designs of the mid 20th century.
The evolution of the teapot through the centuries is a fascinating and often amusing journey. The booklet also contains a price guide to assist in valuing the teapots illustrated.
This little volume will undoubtedly whet your appetite for starting a teapot collection.