What could be simpler than a porcelain coffee mug these days? An unbelievable number of mugs produced every year and still they are highly demanded. A mug is not that expensive and has a lot of variations in terms of design and color. Porcelain coffee mugs could be gifted to a manager, friend and of course you can also get one for yourself for Halloween.
But why do we sometimes undervalue the coffee mug and consider it as too simple to be a good gift? Maybe we have to know a bit more about the history of the designer coffee mugs that would worth to be a decent gift?
What If we say that the factory where these mugs produced was originated in 17th century and was an exclusive supplier of Russian Emperor Family. Moreover, by the middle of the XIX century, Gzhel porcelain factory was known as “Russian Staffordshire”.
What about artists who painted those mugs? They are famous for sure, they have won many awards at international exhibitions in Berlin, Hamburg, London, and Edinburgh. Many of their creations placed in European and Russian museums. Artists and Designers involved in the process of production of these coffee mugs work at the Gzhel porcelain factory for many years and already built the dynasties.
So here we have the most beautiful designer fine porcelain coffee mugs. Each coffee mug is hand painted; hence it is difficult to find identical pattern on the mug.
Designer porcelain coffee mugs of traditional Gzhel blue color pattern. Well known across the world sine 19th century and are still popular. Painting type: Underglaze hand-painting with double firing in the own.
Painting style: Traditional Gzhel, Folk-art, Painterly.
Colorful painting on the mugs below will be traditional as well in the next century. As for now, they are trendy and definitely eye-caching gifts. Mugs still made from fine high-quality porcelain and hand-painted by the same famous artists of the Gzhel factory.