Bordallo Pinheiro Cabbage Salad Bowl 28,5 - Set of 2
Hand Painted Complements
Type of Piece: Salad Bowl
Product type: Earthenware
Measurements: 2 3/4" x 10 1/4" x 11" (H x W x L)
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.