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Plate

Date:
ca. 1675
Culture:
French, Nevers
Medium:
Faience (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 9 1/4 in. (23.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1917
Accession Number:
17.190.1809
Not on view
This plate is decorated with a scene illustrating an episode in the pastoral romance L'Astrée (1610–1627) by Honoré d'Urfé (1568–1625).
Marking: Unmarked
Gaston Le Breton (before 1910) ; J. Pierpont Morgan (until 1917; to MMA)
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