Blue and White Tea Cup with Bamboo Motif

c. 1850
H: 2.0" Dia: 3.0"
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The delicate blue and white bamboo design of this porcelain teacup was painted in a muted, grey pigment, only to be transformed to a rich, cobalt blue by the fiery heat of the kiln. Retaining the immediacy of the artist’s brushwork, the design offers a sense of simplicity and spontaneity that looks as fresh today as it did serving tea at the turn of the 20th century.

Each handmade cup is unique and varies slightly.

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