Duesbury William - (Ceramics Porcelain England)

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Duesbury, William - (Ceramics, Porcelain, England) (?1725-86) An important figure in the evolution of English porcelains. The son of a Longton (Staffordshire) potter, he was, in the early 1750's, running an outside decorator's business in London, and by 1756 he had control of the Derby factory. He purchased the Chelsea concern in 1770, and also took over what was left of Bow.

Derby Porcelain Figures, 1750-1848 (Faber Monographs on Pottery and Porcelain)Derby Porcelain Figures, 1750-1848 (Faber Monographs on Pottery and Porcelain) 

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