In Buddhism, the lotus is a symbol of
purity and enlightenment. You don't need to know that though, to appreciate the beauty of this ceramic bowl embellished with a painterly lotus blossoms and golden trim.
Chinoiserie chic never goes out of style, and
this ceramic pitcher and bowl shows why. Though ewers and bowls like these were originally used for washing before the days of running water, they're also a graceful way to display flowers. ...