Sèvres then and now: tradition and innovation in porcelain, 1750-2000
Hillwood Museum and Gardens Foundation in association with D. Giles Ltd., London, Oct 30, 2009 - Antiques & Collectibles - 174 pages
Sèvres Then and Now: Tradition and Innovation in Porcelain, 1750-2000 showcases the longstanding achievements of the French porcelain factory, in particular its unparalleled invention and creativity over three centuries, featuring 87 ceramics from the Hi
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