National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
image of Flask Medici Porcelain Factory (artist)
Italian, 1574 - 1620
Flask, c. 1575/1587, or slightly later
imitation porcelain (a version of soft-paste porcelain)
overall (height to rim): 12.7 cm (5 in.)
Widener Collection
1942.9.354
On View
From the Tour: Italian Cabinet Galleries
Object 1 of 6

Exhibition History

1914
Possibly Loan Exhibiton of the Pierpont Morgan Collection, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 1914.
1980
Palazzo Vecchio: comittenza e collezionismo medicei, Palazzo Vecchio, Florence, 1980, 403.
1998
A Collector's Cabinet, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1998, not in cat.
2002
Magnificenza! The Medici, Michelangelo, and the Art of Late Renaissance Florence (in Italy, L'ombra del genio: Michelangelo e l'arte Firenze, 1537-1631), Palazzo Strozzi, Florence; Art Inst. of Chicago; Detroit Inst. of Arts, 2002-2003, no. 102.

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