The Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory : Alexandre Brongniart and the triumph of art and industry, 1800-1847 /

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Corporate Author: Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts.
Other Authors: Preaud, Tamara., Ostergard, Derek E.
Format: Book
Published: New Haven, CT : Published for the Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, New York by Yale University Press, ©1997.
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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"--Title page verso.
Physical Description:416 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 31 cm
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 399-408) and index.
0300074255 (pbk.)
9780300074253 (pbk.)