From top: Clouds pot in the Vietnam Fine Arts Museum, Hanoi made in Bat Trang (nineteenth century).

Detail of a painted wooden cabinet from Småland (Sweden) 1772 in the Nordiska Museet Stockholm

Detail of Scott’s Cumbrian Blue(s) Spode Closed - Italian plate from abandoned Spode Factory 2010.

Bottom: Detail of Under Blue Skies by Caroline Slotte.