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Plate with The Rape of Prosperina

Artist:
Attributed to the "Milan Marsyas" Painter (Italian (Urbino), active first half of the 16th century)
Date:
ca. 1530–35
Culture:
Italian, Urbino
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 13/16 × 10 1/2 in. (2.1 × 26.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of Julia A. Berwind, 1953
Accession Number:
53.225.81
Not on view
Inscription: Cloth sticker on back, inscribed in ink: 6788 (Berwind inventory number)

Rectangular sticker on back, inscribed in ink: 31
Edward J. Berwind , The Elms, Newport, RI (probably ca. 1899–d. 1936; to his sister, Julia); Julia A. Berwind , The Elms, Newport, RI (1936–53; to MMA)
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