Bordallo Pinheiro Cabbage 0.4L 13.5 oz. Tureen
- Collection: Cabbage
- Type of Piece: Tureen
- Product type: Earthenware
- Hand Painted Complements
- Measurements: Height: 2 2/3 Inch, Width: 6 Inch, Length: 6 Inch, Capacity: 0.4L/13.5 oz.
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.