Jones Inigo - (Furniture Architect)

TheAntiqueTrade.co.uk Glossary of Antique Terms J

Jones, Inigo - (Furniture, Architect) (1573-1651) Architect who introduced later Italian Renaissance or Palladian work into England during the Jacobean period. It is probable that he personally designed some furniture. Ju Ware Stoneware of the Sung dynasty comprising a yellowish body and crackled, pale lavender glaze. This ware, which closely approaches porcelain, was made in the early years of the twelfth century; it is very rare and highly esteemed.

0 comments:

Post a Comment