The Italian firm of Ginori has produced some of the most beautiful and desirable porcelain objects of the 20th century. Their designers had very fertile imaginations, and their artisans were truly masters of many decorative techniques.
This exquisite vase has a velvety, deep blue matte finish. The motifs, wonderfully executed in subtle shades of gold, is of a mermaid and merman, sensuously entwined. On the back, there is a boy riding a dolphin. The size is impressive, 18″ tall.