Pale blue tea set for 6
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Condition: fine, some surface wear to the gilding
Size: Cup 6.3 cm high, saucer 14 cm diameter
Pop Art was a style of fine art within Mid-Century Modern 1950s and 1960s. Started in Britain and developed in the USA, it reflected the consumer culture prevalent at the time – buy new items often. Artists used everyday popular objects in their works, hence the name of the style.
Facts of Lavish History tip — ships that carried tea from China to Europe also brought ceramic teapots. These were mainly designed in blue and white porcelain or in brown Yixing clay.