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image of Shallow bowl with Hercules overcoming Antaeus Workshop of Maestro Giorgio Andreoli of Gubbio
Italian 16th Century (ceramist)
Maestro Giorgio Andreoli of Gubbio (related artist)
Italian, c. 1465/1470 - c. 1553
Shallow bowl with Hercules overcoming Antaeus, 1520
tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)
overall (diameter): 24.8 cm (9 3/4 in.)
Widener Collection
On View
From the Tour: Italian Renaissance Ceramics
Object 4 of 25

1873Fortnum 1873, 196, no. 7.
1877Beckwith, Arthur. Majolica and Fayence. New York, 1877: 78, fig. 20, repro. front and back.
1878Exposition Universelle Internationale. Exh. cat. Trocadéro, Paris, 1878.
1878Darcel, Alfred. "Le moyen âge et la Renaissance au Trocadéro; XIV. Les faïences italiennes." Gazette des Beaux-Arts n.s., 18 (1878): 977.
1892Molinier 1892, no. 160, pl. 19.
1896Fortnum 1896, mark no. 91.
1933Ballardini 1933-1938: 1: no. 100, figs. 96, 274, as Castel Durante lustered by Maestro Giorgio.
1935Inventory of the Objects d'Art at Lynnewood Hall, Elkins Park, Pennsylvania, The Estate of the Late P.A.B. Widener. Philadelphia, 1935: 59, as Gubbio (Maestro Giorgio Andreoli).
1942Works of Art from the Widener Collection. Foreword by David Finley and John Walker. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1942: 13, as Gubbio (Maestro Giorgio Andreoli).
1982NGA 1982-1983, no. 41, repro.
1983Wilson, Carolyn C. Renaissance Small Bronze Sculpture and Associated Decorative Arts at the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1983: 118, no. 1, repro., as Gubbio (Maestro Giorgio Andreoli).
1988Castelli, Patrizia. A rebours 1898-1988. Giuseppe Mazzatinti e l'archivio di Mastro Giorgio. Pisa and Gubbio, 1988: 113-114, nos. 3.16, 3.18.
1988Fiocco/Gherardi 1988-1989, 2:423, figs. 123, 124, 568.
1989Rasmussen Jörg. The Robert Lehman Collection, 10. Italian Majolica. New York and Princeton, 1989: 198.
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: 169-172, color repro. 170.

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