Dish

German
1775
Made at Niederrhein (lower Rhine Valley) (German)


Dimensions

Diameter: 53.3 cm (21 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1103

Medium or Technique

Slipware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Decorated with figures holding a flag, a man playing the viola and dancing figures above an inscription and date, within a border of stylized rosettes.

Markings

Dated 10 August 1775, Niederrhein

Provenance

Anonymous. November 19, 1994, sale, Lempertz Cologne, lot 397. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger