News-Antique.com - Nov 30,-0001 - John Moyr Smith, (1839-1912) was one of the most original and idiosyncratic 19th Century designers. His quirky and fantastic designs creating a familiar and stimulating resonance within the viewer's experience, but always retaining an edginess.
On this site www.moyr-smith.co.uk I wish to present an overview of his decorative designs, principally represented on ceramics and book illustrations. I would be delighted to receive any information and history relating to Moyr Smith, and would be happy to include details on this site.
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This site would not have been possible without the guidance, co-operation and assistance of Annamarie Stapleton, the world's foremost authority, and author of 'John Moyr Smith: A Victorian Designer', published by Richard Dennis.
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