The Visitation

Relief panel depicting the Visitation

Italian (Faenza)
late 15th century


Dimensions

Overall: 50.8 x 39.4 cm (20 x 15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1106.2

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)

On View

Italian Renaissance Gallery (Gallery 206)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Molded in relief and decorated in blue, manganese, green and ochre, the figures within an arched architectural setting, framed.

Provenance

Elia Volpi, Florence (b. 1858 d. 1938); November 21, 1916, Davanzati Palace sale, American Art Galleries, New York, lot 153; Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger