A sassy Sardine Bride that celebrates and honors the Brides of Saint Anthony, the “Matchmaker Saint” of Lisbon popular tradition.
Raphael Bordallo Pinheiro is one of the most influential people of nineteenth century Portuguese culture, with a remarkable production particularly regarding the areas of humoristic drawing, caricature and ceramic creation. His work represents an unsettling, ever timely reality and a fundamental document for political, social, cultural and ideological study of a time period.
Raphael Bordallo Pinheiro will forever be intimately associated with caricature and artistic ceramics, showing quality and important pieces never seen before, and which, in the opinion of renowned modern artists, are the work of a genius.
The Bordallo Pinheiro Sardine is a decorative wall hanging measuring approximately 7 x 1 x 1.25 inches.