These portrait plates (12 3/4) capture the charm and beauty of Renaissance Art in bold and magnificent terms. Each plate depicts a man & woman of nobility. The wide borders similarly depict mythological chimera-like creatures: dolphins with long scrolling fins, flying dragons, and a trumpet-like receptacles (thesaurus) laden with fruits. Both are marked with the informally inscribed "Ditta Grazia Deruta Italy" signature. Grazia pottery art has been established and respected for their work for centuries.
These pieces are specimens of their exceptional craft. Both items are robust and hefty; they are in excellent plus condition. The item "A PAIR OF DITTA GRAZIA DERUTA ITALY MAJOLICA PORTRAITS OF A MAN & WOMAN" is in sale since Thursday, January 04, 2018. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\Art Pottery\European Pottery\Italian".
angelo" and is located in Redlands, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.