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Plate

Italian (Castelli)
early 18th century
Made by Francesco Antonio Saverio Grue (Italian, 1686–1746)


Object Place: Castelli majolica

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: D. 5"

Accession Number

1983.56

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Pottery

Scalloped rim, white majolica, decorated with blue and puce flowers and two men, one sitting on a chest, smoking and holding a pair of pliers. On back, mark of Grue: Francesco-Antonio, Anastasio, Aurelio and Liborio; sons of Carlantonio Grue.

Markings

On back with mark of Grue.

Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson