A sleek shape, crafted in pure white ceramic, is treated to a homey, artistic touch with the word "porridge" hand-stamped in blue.
Keith Brymer Jones
Keith Brymer Jones is a British ceramic designer whose distinctive pieces have graced the tables of stylish homes for over two decades. Each piece in this clever collection features a word in a font recalling old typewriters, but with its clean modern shape, the collection has a contemporary feel.
Just when you think you've seen all the
artful elements of this softly hued porcelain vessel, you turn it around to find a relief-glaze detail of flowers. A tonal blue design of eggplants really pops on the piece.
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 porcelain bowl embellished with painterly lotus blossoms.