Deception: Ceramics and Imitation

From functional tableware masquerading as fruit or vegetables to imitations of prized materials, potters have always created objects intended to delight and surprise by deceiving the eye.

Art Exhibition previously on at Victoria and Albert Museum in United Kingdom.
From Saturday 25 May 2013 to Sunday 05 January 2014

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Published by anonymous on Friday 12 July 2013.
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With virtuoso display pieces startling in their verisimilitude and luxurious imitations of silver, marble or gemstones, this display will draw on the V&A’s extensive ceramic collections to show some remarkable transformations achieved in ceramics.