FINARTE NA ITALIA
IMAGENS DE NOSSA ULTIMA VIAGEM
Adolfo De Carolis (attr.) - Vaso floreale, 1900 ca., maiolica policroma. Firenze, Museo Stibbert
Large Colored Ricco Deruta Italian Ceramic Urn - The Deruta artists who create these large decorative pieces are among the most skilled in Italy. Graceful brushwork like this is only possible after years and years of training to hone techniques refined over countless generations. An exceptionally fine example of traditional Italian art, this large Italian pottery urn is destined to become a family heirloom! Found at the Italian Pottery Outlet in Santa Barbara, CA.
Deruta Geometrico Ornato Large Decorative Platter - Exacting yet seemingly effortless and flowing brushwork like this is only possible after years and years of training to refine techniques that date back to the days of dragons! Handmade and hand painted in Deruta, Umbria, Italy. Found at the Italian Pottery Outlet in Santa Barbara, CA
Reminds me of dinner in San Diego years ago with my dear sweet husband & my two boys as toddlers. The restaurant was Italian with a fantastic little market & deli in the front. The walls & trellises were adorned with empty Chianti bottles, each with a date, family name, & occasion. Life moments on a bottle.
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