Plate

Italian (Venice or Urbino)
about 1545-60


Object Place: Urbino, Italy

Accession Number

03.1056

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

On View

Italian Renaissance Gallery (Gallery 206)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Polychrome; rim raised; landscape in center with a monk, a young man, and a child. Inscribed on back: Apollo-Chiron.

Inscription

"Apollo-Chiron" inscribed on verso

Markings

Label on reverse: " W. Homer 10"

Provenance

William Homer (b. 1847 - d. by 1903), Boston; 1903, bequest of William Homer to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 26, 1903)

Credit Line

Bequest of William Homer