Dish with saint (Saint Francis?) or friar praying before crucifix, Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware), lustered, Italian, Deruta

Dish with saint (Saint Francis?) or friar praying before crucifix

Date:
ca. 1515–30
Culture:
Italian, Deruta
Medium:
Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware), lustered
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 3 1/2 × 16 5/8 in. (8.9 × 42.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
The Friedsam Collection, Bequest of Michael Friedsam, 1931
Accession Number:
32.100.360
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 604
J. Pierpont Morgan , London and New York (until d. 1913; probably on loan to the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, brought to New York 1912; to his son, J. P. Morgan); J. P. Morgan Jr. , New York (1913–16; on loan to MMA 1914–16 [PM3160]; sold to Duveen as part of the Morgan collection); [ Duveen Brothers , New York, 1916–18; sold for $2,925 to Friedsam ] ; Michael Friedsam (1918–d. 1931; bequeathed to MMA)