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Dresden Porcelain is often confused with Meissen porcelain, but only because Meissen blanks were used initially. However, Dresden porcelain refers more to an artistic movement than a particular porcelain company. In fact, several competing ceramic studios emerged under the Dresden umbrella, particularly in the Saxony capital in response to the rise of romanticism during the 19th century. Dresden was an important centre for the artistic, cultural and intellectual movement, and it attracted painters, sculptors, poets, philosophers and porcelain decorators alike. It was not the porcelain factories but the painting studios that were responsible for Dresden Porcelain being so well known all over the world. All of which were decorating porcelain in the Meissen style and a large percentage of the porcelain was produced by the Meissen factory.
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Give thanks for what you have. How this misnomer arose has not been explained satisfactorily. It is possible though, that Dresden as the capital of Saxony was better known in the Europe of the 18th century as the city of Meissen, some 25 kilometers away.
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