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Plaque

French
second half of 17th century
Limoges workshop in Paris


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7 x 7.5cm (2 1/4 x 2 15/16in.) Framed: 11.1 x 9 cm (4 3/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.322

Medium or Technique

Enamel on copper

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels

Grisaille bust of Julius Caesar facting right, crowned with green laurel wreath. Inscribed with gilt letters. Framed.

Inscription

Paper label on the back, inscribed in ink, "Mrs. T. O. Richardson / G"

Provenance

By 1894, Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson; 1925, bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. Thomas O. Richardson