Formerly attributed to Bernard Palissy (French, about 1510–about 1590)
Other (Overall): 21.6cm (8 1/2in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ajoure, or reticulated, with an overall design of strapwork arabesques in pale blue, with rosettes in cream color, brown, and green. Low foot.
Fragmentary printed paper label on underside from "L'exposition retrospective"
Baron Gustave de Rothschild (b. 1829 - d. 1911); by descent to his grandson, Baron Henri de Lambert (b. 1887 - d. 1933) and his wife, Baroness Johanna von Reininghaus de Lambert (b. 1899 - d. 1960), Brussels and New York; March 7, 1941, Baroness Lambert sale, Parke-Bernet, New York, lot 124, to Arnold, Seligmann Rey and Co., New York, for the MFA for $150. (Accession Date: March 13, 1941)
Arthur Mason Knapp Fund