The Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory : Alexandre Brongniart and the triumph of art and industry, 1800-1847 /
New Haven, CT :
Published for The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, New York by Yale University Press,
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A study of the porcelain works at Sevres during its rebirth under the 47-year direction of Alexandre Brongniart. The book includes table services in the Egyptian and Etruscan taste as well as individual pieces that recall Napoleonic military campaigns.
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|General Notes:||"...published in conjunction with the exhibition "The Sevres Porcelain Manufactory...held at The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in Decorative Arts from October 17, 1997 to February 1, 1998."--T.p. verso.|
|Physical Description:||416 p. : ill. (mostly col.) ; 31 cm.|
|Bibliography:||Includes bibliographical references (p. 399-408) and index.|