Modernist shape ‘Delphinium’ hand painted trio
Thomas Forester & Sons
H 2.75″/7cm (cup) W 6.5″/16.5cm (plate)
Hanging Wisteria and tall slender Delphiniums were among the favourite plants in the 1930s cottage garden.This was an image that offered reassurance when war threatened again in Europe. The linear shape of their blooms worked well on geometric and modernist inspired pieces.