Reading Lamp (La Lectrice or L’Etude)

Simon-Louis Boizot was director of the sculpture workshop at Sèvres from 1773 until 1800. He is best known for the figures he designed, which were reproduced in hard-paste porcelain, a material news to Sevrès. Although the Chinese had been making it for thousands of years, the secret of hard-paste, or true, porcelain was first discovered […]