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Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 40, shelf 8
Plate with wide border and shallow well depicting the story of Narcissus.
Place of Origin
Materials and Techniques
Diameter: 28.5 cm
Object history note
Purchase: Soulages Collection.
Plate depicting the story of Narcissus, made in Gubbio, dated 1539, tin-glazed earthenware
Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)
Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian maiolica. London : H.M.S.O., 1977.
Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian Maiolica, London : H.M.S.O., 1977
Labels and date
Plate depicting the story of Narcissus (Ovid, Metamorphoses, III)
Made in Gubbio dated 1539
8896-1863 Soulages Collection [16/07/2008]
J Mallet, 9-4-99
Dish with wide border and shallow well. Back Probably by the same painter as cat.737. (Glaucus and Circe). figures probably derived from the planets series (?) Look in Fiocco and Gherardi article in Faenza on early Marcantonio Sforza.
Earthenware; Tin glaze