Tea and Sympathy is a series of miniature porcelain figures, about 1.25" long in various poses of agony and death affixed to mismatched worn china cups, saucers, and plates, to create a dessert buffet.

Tea and Sympathy
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found cup
Tiny Cup with Figures and Dog
2013
Porcelain with found cup
1 1/4" x 2 3/4" x 2 1/4'
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain, plate
Conclusion
2013
Porcelain, plate
3" x 6" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found cup
Japanese Demitasse Cup
2013
Porcelain with found cup
2 1/2" x 4 1/4" x 4 1/4"
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found cup
Gold Demitasse with Figures and Dogs
2013
Porcelain with found cup
2 1/2" x 5 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found cup
Demi-tasse with Spoke Figures
2013
Porcelain with found cup
2 1/2" x 6" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found cup
Flowered Demi-tasse with Horizontal Figures
2013
Porcelain with found cup
2 1/2" x 5 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found cup
Single Figure in Cup
2013
Porcelain with found cup
2 1/2" x 5 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found teacup
Green Cup with Two FIgures Inside
2013
Porcelain with found teacup
2 1/2" x 5 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found cup
Bleached Demi-tasse with Horizontal Figures
2013
Porcelain with found cup
2 1/2" x 5 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found plate
Plate with Bumpy Figures
2013
Porcelain with found plate
1" x 8 1/4" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with glass plate
Cut Glass Plate
2013
Porcelain with glass plate
1" x 7 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found glass plate
Purple Cake Plate
2013
Porcelain with found glass plate
5 1/4" x 10 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found teacup
Four Figures in Cup
2013
Porcelain with found teacup
2 1/2" x 5 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found cake plate
Square White Cake Plate
2013
Porcelain with found cake plate
6" x 8" x 8"
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found plate
Flowered Plate with RIng of Figures
2013
Porcelain with found plate
1 1/4" x 9" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found plate
Plate with Bumpy Figures
2013
Porcelain with found plate
1" x 8 1/4" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain, cup and saucer
Cup
2013
Porcelain, cup and saucer
2 1/2" x 5 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found plate
Flowered Plate with Ring of Humans
2013
Porcelain with found plate
1 1/4" x 9" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found cake plate
Square White Cake Plate
2013
Porcelain with found cake plate
6" x 8" x 8"
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found platter
Platter with Figures
2013
Porcelain with found platter
1 1/4" x 14" x 9 1/2"
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found candy dish
Pink Candy Dish
2013
Porcelain with found candy dish
3 1/2" x 5 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found glass plate
Purple Cake Plate
2013
Porcelain with found glass plate
5 1/4" x 10 1/2" d.
Monica Banks Tea and Sympathy Porcelain with found glass plate
Pink Candy Dish
2013
Porcelain with found glass plate
3 1/2" x 6 1/2" d.
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