Antique Figural Majolica Parrot Pitcher Art Pottery Early 1900s
Majolica pottery originated in the 16th century and is primarily distinguished by the milky-white glaze used after the first firing. Majolica pottery is a diverse category of clay arts under which, Spanish-influenced Talavera and Italian Maiolica are sub-genres. Mexican Majolica primarily differs from traditional Talavera in the art form and use of colors. Traditional Talavera is known for its intricate pattern work whereas Majolica uses more free-form designs and artwork.
Vintage 10” MEXICAN Oaxaca Dripware Majolica Art Pottery Pitcher