Dish

Dutch (Haarlem)
about 1650-60


Object Place: Europe, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Diameter: 37.6 cm (14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.998

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

On View

Art of the Netherlands in the 17th Century Gallery (Gallery 242)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Slanting rim, slight foot band. In medallion in center landscape with boat, rim & center have grotesques & double-headed eagles, in tones of yellow & brown. Striped edge. (Garbaty, No. 742 Delft).

Provenance

1955, Eugene L. Garbáty (b. 1880 - d. 1966), East Norwalk, CT [see note 1]; 1955, gift of Garbáty to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 8, 1955)

NOTES:
[1] Garbáty emigrated from Berlin to New York between 1938 and 1939, bringing much of his art collection with him. It is probable, though not securely documented, that he had acquired this already by 1938.

Credit Line

Gift of Eugene L. Garbáty