Fornasetti Themes and Variation Wall plate collection

Fornasetti themes and variation wall plates

Famous Italian painter, sculptor, and engraver Piero Fornasetti was famously obsessed with the face of 19th century operatic soprano Lina Cavalieri, featuring her face in thousands of designs. These were portrayed on porcelain wall plates, that are used as decorative wall plates. He was also influenced by time and the sun, his work was often composed in black and white with slight bursts of color. Today, it is Piero’s son, Barnaba, who reinterprets his father’s charming and whimsical art for the brand, in his remarkable home collection

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