Silk screen and hand painted earthenware Antinous plate by Mark Mann. Hadrian became infatuated with Antinous, a younger man renowned for his beauty. Antinous was invited by Hadrian to join him on his tours of the empire. In 130 AD Antinous drowned in the Nile and Hadrian was devastated.
Norwich based artist Mark Mann is the designer behind In-Decent Interiors. He creates statement wallcoverings and upholstery fabrics which fuse art, craftsmanship and luxury to create interiors which tell stories. Mark was the winner of Gallery in the Lanes’ Emerging Artist award as part of Norwich Castle Museum and Gallery in the Lanes’ Inheritance exhibition.
Measurements: 25 cm Diameter