Bordallo Pinheiro Cabbage Platter Leaf with Curvature 12 - Set of 2
- Collection: Cabbage
- Type of Piece: Cheese Tray
- Product type: Earthenware
- Hand Painted Complements
- Measurements: Height: 2/7 Inch, Width: 2 1/3 Inch, Length: 4 1/3 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.