Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory

A Vase Designed by a Distinguished, But Forgotten Man


Hector Guimard (French, 1867-1942), architect, designer and craftsman, was best known for his iconic Paris Metro entrances (If visiting Paris, you may want to note this contribution).  Guimard heralded the Art Nouveau style to France at a time when historic references in the arts were losing favor. Art Nouveau brought a new vit
Hector Guimard, Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory, Porcelain, glaze, Art Nouveau