Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Dish (coppa)

Artist:
perhaps workshop of Guido Durantino (Italian, Urbino, active 1516–ca. 1576)
Date:
ca. 1535–40
Culture:
Italian, probably Urbino
Medium:
Lustered earthenware Maiolica (tin-glazed earthenware)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 10 15/16 in. (27.8 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Pottery
Credit Line:
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Accession Number:
1975.1.1119
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 950
Inscription: Inscribed in blue under the foot: Abram uide tre / angioli [et] adorouri (Abram sees three angels and honors them).
J. Pierpont Morgan, London and New York (sale, Duveen, New York, May 22, 1922); William Randolph Hearst, New York (sale, Gimbel's, New York, March 17, 1939, lot 947, art. 4). Acquired through M. and R. Stora, New York.
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