Université de Fribourg

Paul-Louis Cyfflé's (1724-1806) search for porcelain

Maggetti, Marino

In: European Journal of Mineralogy, 2011, vol. 23, no. 6, p. 993-1006

Seven unglazed figurines from private collections, attributed to Cyfflé's Terre de Lorraine manufacture in Lunéville (1766-1780), were subjected to porosity and scanning electron microscopic analyses to determine bulk element compositions and the composition and nature of their constituent phases. One figurine bears the mark CYFFLÉ À. LUNÉVILLE, three the mark TERRE DE LORRAINE. The...