After a portrait of an unknown girl, aged 20, by Elizabethan artist John Bettes the Younger 1587.
Very large ceramic platter, hand thrown, Maiolica (tin glazed earthenware) painted with oxides and stains.
Size: 40cm diametre (very large)
ABOUT: Ceramic artist, Michaela Gall studied at Chelsea School of Art and L’Ecole des Beaux Arts, Paris. Her work is produced under the umbrella of Majolica, a form of ceramics originated in Renaissance Italy which uses tin-glazes painted over an opaque white background glaze, with an earthenware body. Michaela creates one off pieces that are painted within the tradition of Folk Art, documenting various subjects such as historical events, patterns, symbols and figures from different cultures.
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