Date of Award
Master of Arts (MA)
Art & Art History
Academic Program Adviser
This thesis argues that the rise of the consumer market toward the end of the eighteenth century led to the production of decorated fine ceramics that became powerful modes of popularizing new ideas in the United States regarding independence, national symbols, and abolitionism.
Rodriguez, Presley, "Negotiating Liberty: Fine Ceramics for the U.S. American Market Before 1860" (2023). CUNY Academic Works.