Sevres blue and gold imperial porcelain plate

About

Academic History and Early Career

Camille Leprince is an expert and antique dealer specializing in fine European ceramics. A graduate of the École du Louvre and the Sorbonne University, he began his professional training at the National Museum of Ceramics, Sèvres (now renamed Cité de la Céramique - Sèvres & Limoges) under the direction of Antoinette Hallé. He completed this training in the ceramics department at Christie’s New-York and in the curatorial department at the Hispanic Society of America (New-York).

 

He collaborated for over a decade with Michel Vandermeersh, building experience as an expert in public auctions in Paris (Drouot Auction) as well as exhibiting on International Art fairs. 

He also worked for renowned American collectors such as Richard Baron Cohen in the management of the Twinight Collection, a famous collection of European neoclassical porcelain and miniatures, and the world traveling show of its exhibition (Schloss Charlottenburg, Berlin, Palais Lichtenstein, Vienna, Musée National de Ceramique, Sévres, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York).

Meet Camille Leprince

As an art historian and scholar Camille has given lectures around the world in cultural public institutions; both at museums and cultural societies. His lectures are given in tandem to the publication of his studies by Feu et TalentThe latest lecture, seen below, was given at the Frick in May 2019 during the exhibition Master Pieces of French faience, showcasing the collection of Sidney R. Knafel with whom Camille as worked for many years. 

In the News

published in Le Quotidien de l'Art

Lectures

Published by the French Porcelain Society Journal

MUSEUMS

North America

The Montreal Museum of Fine Arts (MBAM)

Saint-Louis Art Museum (SLAM)

Detroit Institute of Art (DIA)

Birmingham Museum of Art (BMA)

Metropolitan Museum of Art, New-York (MET)

Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (MFA)

Europe

Musée du Louvre, Paris

Château de Fontainebleau, musée Napoléon Ier

Cité de la Céramique - Sèvres & Limoges

Musée national de la Renaissance, Écouen

Musée des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

The British Museum, Londres

Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

CONTACT

Boîte postale 

LEPRINCE SARL  

5 rue de Castiglione 

75001 PARIS

 

 

E-mail / Courriel  

info@camilleleprince.com

 

Téléphone 

+33 6 25 85 43 98