Zanesville Art Pottery was founded in 1900 by David Schmidt. Zanesville's business manager was Albert Radford who would later start Radford Pottery. Zanesville Art Pottery produced pottery until 1920 at which point it was sold to Weller Pottery.
Zanesville Pottery's most recognized art pottery line is La Moro. Zanesville La Moro is similar to Roseville Rozane and Weller Louwelsa. Zanesville Pottery also produced a Matte La Moro line similar to Owens Matte Utopian.