Bordallo Pinheiro Cabbage Salad Bowl 40
- Hand Painted Complements
- Collection: Cabbage
- Type of Piece: Salad Bowl
- Product type: Earthenware
- Measurements: 4" x 15" x 15 3/4" (H x W x L) ; Capacity: 169 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.