Plate

Italian (Pavia)
about 1688-1720
Workshop of Carlo Giuseppe Rampini (Italian (Pavia), about 1682 - 1735), Possibly decorated by Siro Antonio Africa (Italian, born 1663, working 1688–about 1735), Possibly decorated by Siro Domenico Africa (Italian, born 1673, working 1688–about 1735)


Dimensions

Diameter: 25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

95.408

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Landscape; man in blue cloak in arch of brown stone; sunset sky beyond.

Inscription

Paper label inscribed "Venice / 982b"

Markings

Crossed branches enclosing "AF". Above branches is an asterisk and crown.

Provenance

Purchased in Florence ("for $4") by George Washington Wales; 1895, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales