Divine Love dinner set_DL2 / Zeus + LedaSKU: HB004 Brand: Heavy Baggage Design
Divine love dinner plates combine two inextricably intertwined subjects; food and love – love goes through your stomach according to a Greek proverb. The three plate sets depict three mythical love affairs of Zeus: In the form of an eagle, Zeus encounters Ganymedes, in the form of a swan he seduces Leda, in the form of a white bull he abducts Europe.
Divine love dinner plates combine two inextricably intertwined subjects; food and love – love goes through your stomach according to a Greek proverb.
Zeus was the king of gods and men, ruler of the universe, lord of the skies. Leda was the wife of the king of Sparta. Οn the same night she slept with her husband King, the god seduced her in the guise of a swan . Some say she laid two eggs; each contained one child of the god, the other sired by her mortal husband. They were Castor and Pollux, Helene of Troy and Clytemnestra.
- Images are indelible, printed on IONIA porcelain plates / 28cm diameter
- Dishwasher safe
- Plates are sold in sets of two and come with explanatory tag