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image of Large dish with plant-pattern border; in the center, the arms of a Medici pope Deruta 16th Century (ceramist)
Large dish with plant-pattern border; in the center, the arms of a Medici pope, 1513 or later - probably not after 1534
tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)
overall (diameter): 41.6 cm (16 3/8 in.)
Widener Collection
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From the Tour: Italian Renaissance Ceramics
Object 13 of 25

1935Inventory of the Objects d'Art at Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, The Estate of the Late P.A.B. Widener. Philadelphia, 1935: 55, as Deruta, c. 1520.
1942Works of Art from the Widener Collection. Foreword by David Finley and John Walker. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 12, as Deruta, about 1520.
1982NGA 1982-1983, no. 19.
1983Wilson, Carolyn C. Renaissance Small Bronze Sculpture and Associated Decorative Arts at the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1983: 124, no. 3, as Deruta 1513/1534.
1989Rasmussen Jörg. The Robert Lehman Collection, 10. Italian Majolica. New York and Princeton, 1989: 64.
1993Distelberger, Rudolf, Alison Luchs, Philippe Verdier, and Timonthy H. Wilson. Western Decorative Arts, Part I: Medieval, Renaissance, and Historicizing Styles including Metalwork, Enamels, and Ceramics. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue. Washington, D.C., 1993: 142-143, repro. 142.

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