Plate

Italian (Pavia)
about 1688-1720
Workshop of Carlo Giuseppe Rampini (Italian (Pavia), about 1682–1735), Possibly decorated by Siro Antonio Africa (Italian, born 1663, working 1688–about 1735), Possibly decorated by Siro Domenico Africa (Italian, born 1673, working 1688–about 1735)


Dimensions

Diameter: 25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

95.408

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Landscape; man in blue cloak in arch of brown stone; sunset sky beyond.

Inscription

Paper label inscribed "Venice / 982b"

Markings

Crossed branches enclosing "AF". Above branches is an asterisk and crown.

Provenance

Purchased in Florence ("for $4") by George Washington Wales; 1895, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales