Lithophane - Votivelight The DanceSold by Opéra National de Paris Collection
The Opera's Christmas Shop
DescriptionThe Lithophane (Votivelight-TM) is a traditional engraving technique on a fine bisque (non-glazed) porcelain that was invented in Limoges in 1828. Bernardaud still use it to craft beautiful votives that come in a wide variety of decor. The glow of the candle shines through the raised and carved surface of the votive, contrasting light against shadow and thus revealing its richly detailed design.
- Technical specification
Votivelight-TM in bisque porcelain with Dance engraved motif
Dimensions: Height 7.5 cm - Diameter 11.3 cm
Burning time: up to 6 hours