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image of Shallow bowl on low foot with the Conversion of Saul Painting attributed to Francesco Xanto Avelli; place of production uncertain
Francesco Xanto Avelli (ceramist)
Italian, active 1530/1542
Shallow bowl on low foot with the Conversion of Saul, c. 1525
tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)
overall (diameter): 26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.)
Widener Collection
1942.9.349
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From the Tour: Italian Renaissance Ceramics
Object 9 of 25

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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.

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