Mexican Uriarte Talavera Plate SOLD M486

M486-6

A wonderful piece from one of the leading certified Talavera workshops. Plate measures 12" diameter. Uriarte Talavera is a traditional Talavera enterprise in the city of Puebla, Mexico, which has been in existence since 1824. It was begun as a family workshop by Dimas Uriarte, but today it is run by a business group. However, the ...

Large Mexican Tlaquepaque Tourist-Ware Charger 1930s Man with Basket on Head M450

M450-1

Once plentiful and ubiquitous, Mexican tourist-ware from the 30s, often called Tlaquepaque for the town outside Guadalajara along the old Pan-American Highway whence so much of it originated, is now collected for its freedom and expressiveness and personality, as well as its increasing rarity (the pieces are fragile). Not derived from any deep-seated folk traditions, but ...