top of page
CCSC New Logo bright blue_150dpi.jpg



From the First Experiments to the Golden Age:

The Origins and Evolution of European Porcelain


Two Lectures on Continental Soft- and Hard-Paste Porcelain

by Errol Manners, Dealer in European Ceramics and Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries, London, England

Monday, April 11, 2022, 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET via Zoom

Vincennes Butterfly cup and saucer (4) a.jpg

Vincennes “Tasse et Soucoupe à Reliefs” (Butterfly-Handled Cup and Saucer),

French, soft-paste porcelain. Circa 1750. Cup H 2 11/16 in.; saucer diameter 5 ¼ in. Private Collection. Photo credit: E. & H. Manners, London, UK

1:00 p.m.:  Lecture 1: “Early Experiments and the Soft-Paste World”

2:30 p.m.:  Lecture 2: "The Success of Hard-Paste Porcelain and the Spread of the Arcanum"


Sponsored by Anne Groves, Frances O’Neil and Letitia Roberts



CCC Member: $ 35               Non-members: Seminar + Bonus Half-Year Membership: $ 75

Enclose your check in the appropriate amount made payable to Connecticut Ceramics Circle, and send your form and check to

Marylin Chou, Apt. A65, 20 Church Street, Greenwich, CT 06830. Questions? Reach Marylin at marylin.chou@gmail or at 203.863.9655.

Name: _______________________________________          Address: _____________________________________________


               Telephone: ___________________________________          Email:________________________________________________

bottom of page