Dish depicting the Visitation after Dürer

Italian (Pesaro)
early 20th century
Probably by Ferruccio Mengaroni (Italian, 1875–1925)


Object Place: Faenza, Italy

Dimensions

2.86 cm (1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

51.2470

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Depicting the Visitation after Dürer, in blues, greens & yellows. Sharply curved sides, no foot rim. Yellow glaze chipped from edge.

Inscription

Inscribed on bottom: 1523 and facto n ..... in green.

Provenance

1951, Blumka Gallery, New York; 1951, sold by Blumka to the MFA for $500. (Accession Date: November 8, 1951)

Credit Line

Arthur Mason Knapp Fund