Traditional scrollwork designs from the Sicilian region
Sicily is said to be the most conquered island in the world and
dozen of civilizations have left their mark on its art
developing a Mediterranean culture that begun upon the arrival of
the Roman Empire in Sicily which brought Etruscan influence to the
Sicilian ceramic art.
Our “Siciliana” collection feature traditional
scrollwork designs are typical of the Sicilian region located at the
extreme south of Italy.
Deruta Classic Wall Plates
“Piatti da Pompa” masterpieces by maestro Umberto - Deruta.
The majolica of Deruta is noted for its stylized portrait of
heads and figures.
In the renaissance era, these masterfully hand
painted wall plates and containers, were exchanged as gifts among
the noble families as they were often commissioned to depict a
family member and also exchanged in special occasions between lovers
for wedding or anniversary occasions.
Each Umberto’s masterpiece is signed by the artist himself.