Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Plate with seated woman reading to a child

Artist:
After a print by Marco Dente (Italian, Ravenna, active by 1515–died 1527 Rome)
Artist:
After a drawing by Raphael (Raffaello Sanzio or Santi) (Italian, Urbino 1483–1520 Rome)
Date:
ca. 1530
Culture:
Italian, Deruta
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware), lustered
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 3 3/8 × 17 1/2 in. (8.6 × 44.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, by exchange, 1965
Accession Number:
65.6.13
Not on view
Inscription: On luster scroll, in blue: RAR.SEGRETO.EMOLTO.ACETO ADIO [trans.: Much bitterness is rarely secret before God]

Sticker on underside: C 1957

Marking: On underside, in center of foot: [?] / 71
Miller V. Aichholz ; Charles Mannheim , Paris ; Walter von Pannwitz , Berlin (until d. 1920) ; [ Rosenberg & Stiebel , New York, until 1965; one of fourteen maiolica pieces given by the dealers to MMA in exchange for a group of eighteenth-century boxes and dance cards (carnets de bal) from the Morgan collection ]
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