Bordallo Pinheiro Cabbage Cake Stand
- Collection: Cabbage
- Type of Piece: Cake Stand
- Product type: Earthenware
- Measurements: Height: 5 1/8 Inch, Width: 12 1/5 Inch, Length: 12 1/5 Inch,
Cabbage, in its rough and flat form, could be used as a metaphor for Portugal’s rustic ways, which Bordallo had so many times caricatured. This was a clever way to honor it, placing it on the bourgeois’ tables, where other way it had not been invited.