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image of Large dish with border of floral scrollwork and cornucopias; in the center, profile bust of Deruta 16th Century (ceramist)
Large dish with border of floral scrollwork and cornucopias; in the center, profile bust of "Faustina", c. 1510/1535
tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)
overall (diameter): 41.2 cm (16 1/4 in.)
Widener Collection
1942.9.322
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From the Tour: Italian Renaissance Ceramics
Object 15 of 25

1877Beckwith, Arthur. Majolica and Fayence. New York, 1877: 88-89, fig. 32, as Pesaro or Gubbio.
1935Inventory of the Objects d'Art at Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, The Estate of the Late P.A.B. Widener. Philadelphia, 1935: 56, 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. 14, color repro. on cover.
1983Wilson, Carolyn C. Renaissance Small Bronze Sculpture and Associated Decorative Arts at the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1983: 124-125, no. 2, repro., as Deruta, first third of sixteenth century.
1989Rasmussen Jörg. The Robert Lehman Collection, 10. Italian Majolica. New York and Princeton, 1989: 60.
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: 150-152, color repro. 151.

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