For Sale I Have a Set of 4 10 Original Dodie Thayer Earthenware Lettuce Ware Porcelain Dinner Plates. These Plates are Absolutely Gorgeous in Mint Condition. My Parents Bought Them in 1969 and Never Used Them. My Mother Displayed Them in Her China Hutch. "Pottery Queen of Palm Beach".Dodie is a true American artisan, and her story is remarkable: Her ancestors helped settle Palm Beach, where she taught. Herself how to mold pottery from lettuce and cabbage leaves. Dodie Thayer could have been as famous for her lettuces as Lilly Pulitzer became for her flowered shift dresses. Beginning in the 1960s through the mid-1980s, Thayer's Lettuce Ware pottery was as much a fixture on the tables of. Fashionable Palm Beach women as Pulitzer's dresses were on their backs.
Everyone on the island, it seemed, had one. Of Dodie's lifelike tureens on the dining room table. " Having a Dodie Thayer tureen showed status , " said Chris Hill, owner of Kofski Antiques in West Palm Beach. Collectors included Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Perry Como, the Duchess of Windsor, C.
Frank and Barbara Sinatra and most of the island's society ladies. When Queen Elizabeth visited a horse farm in Kentucky. In 1986, her hosts served lunch on Lettuce Ware specially ordered for the occasion. Her work was amazingly popular.I Greatly Appreciate It and Will Gladly Reciprocate. The item "Dodie Thayer Original Earthenware Lettuce Porcelain Set of 4 10 Dinner Plates" is in sale since Thursday, April 11, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Dinnerware\Porcelain". The seller is "raccoon*lover" and is located in Woodland Hills, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Brunei darussalam, Monaco, Oman, Uruguay, Taiwan, South africa.