as well as the shortest day of the year, are nearly upon us. These winter months, particularly the holiday season, is a period of more reflection, when our focus tends to shift inwards - to ourselves, loved ones and our homes. There seems to be more time for the beautiful objects around us, telling a story, bringing joy and lifting our spirits. These antique objects help us realise, that when the world around us is shifting, certain things remain comfortingly constant.
Floris can deliver personally within The Netherlands in time for Christmas! Smaller items can also be couriered internationally. You can collect from the gallery as well. We always look for possibilities within the restrictions, so please contact us for anything you might want to ask or need.
This 140 piece dinner service comprises a large amount of plates, serving platters, terrines, fruit baskets and sauce boats. Each piece is painted in underglaze cobalt blue with the Boy and Buffalo pattern. This design depicts pagoda with houses amongst and rocks with in the background another village and mountains. The foreground has a boy on a buffalo with a whip in his hand; a bearded man and boy holding a branch are standing on the path in front of him.
An unusually large underglaze blue Crocus or tulip vase, with a very rare decor of the fortified city of Nanchang. A wonderful object which also makes an excellent centerpiece for your festive tablescape 😍
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