Plate depicting Saint Jerome in the wilderness
Diam: 40.6cm (16in.); Height 8.3 cm (3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica) with metallic luster decoration
Italian Renaissance Gallery (Gallery 206)
A large display plate decorated with metallic luster and cobalt blue. In center St. Jerome in the wilderness.
Inscribed on underside of foot: S. Jeronimo.
By 1957, Germain Seligmann, New York, NY; 1957, gift of Germain Seligmann, in memory of Dr. Georg Swarzenski. (Accession date: November 14, 1957)
Gift in memory of Dr. Georg Swarzenski