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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Deruta (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1520 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:

    3035-1853

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 38, shelf 4

Place of Origin

Deruta (made)

Date

ca. 1520 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

'ASAI AVAZA CHI FVRTVNA PASA'
Italian. Painted on scroll in front of woman in centre of plate

Dimensions

Diameter: 40.5 cm

Object history note

Pugin's Collection.

Descriptive line

Dish depicting a lady in profile, 'ASAI AVAZA CHI FVRTVNA PASA' painted on scroll, made in Deruta, about 1520, tin-glazed earthenware

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian maiolica. London : H.M.S.O., 1977.

Labels and date

Dish depicting a lady in profile
Made in Deruta, Italy about 1520
ASAI AVAZA CHI FVRTVNA PASA ("He who has good fortune makes great progress")
Tin-glazed earthenware

3035-1853 [16/07/2008]

Subjects depicted

Profiles (figures)

Categories

Ceramics; Maiolica

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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