the charming and fanciful palace adorned with painted doors and glass windows; adorned on all sides with whimsical tree houses inhabited by individuals involved with leisurely pursuits. Designed and built by Eric Lansdown and hand-painted by Carole Lansdown. These miniature masterpieces of classic architecture are made out of wood, plaster, glass and metal, adorned on all sides with whimsical decoration. These highly sought after pieces have caught the eye of such notables as Michael Douglas, Ann Getty, Bill Blass and the Boeing family.
a boldly-scaled dutch blue and white delftware ovoid and ribbed vase surmounted by a hexagonal lid with cat-form finial; decorated overall with chinoiserie decoration; minor chipping and crackling to glaze; minor restorations
1st half 19th century