Maiolica dish by Unknown Artist

Plate decorated with oak branches and leaves moulded in relief with a coat of arms in the centre.

Details

Medium:
Tin-glazed earthenware
Dimensions:
Diameter: 24.1 cm
Art Fund grant:
£3,000 ( Total: £12,020)
Acquired in:
1996
Vendor:
Rainer Zietz

Attributed to the 'painter of the so-called Della Rovere dishes', active in Urbino in the 1540s.

Provenance

Bondy Collection, Vienna; Blumka Collection, New York; Sotheby, New York, Jan 1996.

Venue details

Ashmolean Museum Beaumont Street, OXFORD Oxfordshire OX1 2PH 01865 278000 www.ashmolean.org

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