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Plate

Austrian
about 1810
Made at Vienna Manufactory


Object Place: Europe, Austria

Dimensions

3.2 cm (1 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

65.2114

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain with colored enamel and gilded decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

This central scene of this display plate copies Peter Paul Rubens’ ,The Four Continents of ca. 1615, a painting now in the Staatsmuseum, Vienna.

Provenance

Forsyth Wickes (b.1876-d.1964), New York and Newport, RI; 1965, bequest of Forsyth Wickes to the MFA.

Credit Line

Bequest of Forsyth Wickes—The Forsyth Wickes Collection