>> Monday, April 21, 2008
i've always been a fan of this style of italian decoration. my mother had some mugs of this style featuring arabesque-esque (!) motifs and bizarre animals. apparently the style is centered around pottery from deruta. this scan is from a sketchbook made by rossi. i can't find this particular paper on their website, but it there is a picture of it on the products page. click for a larger version.