National Gallery of Art - THE COLLECTION
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
Not on View
From the Tour: Italian Renaissance Ceramics
Object 15 of 25

Provenance

Alessandro Castellani, Rome (sale, Paris, 27-29 May 1878, no. 169). Maurice Kann, Paris; (Duveen Brothers), 1908, as part of the Kann collection; purchased February 1910 by Peter A. B. Widener, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania; inheritance from the Estate of Peter A. B. Widener by gift through power of appointment of Joseph E. Widener, Elkins Park, 1942.

Associated Names

Full Screen Image
Artist Information
Bibliography
Conservation Notes
Exhibition History
Inscription
Narratives

«back to gallery»continue tour