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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1525 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Tin-glazed earthenware

  • Museum number:

    8922-1863

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 40, shelf 7

Physical description

Dish on low foot, 'CAPITANIO GINTILE' painted on twisted scroll.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

ca. 1525 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Tin-glazed earthenware

Marks and inscriptions

'CAPITANIO GINTILE'
Painted on the front on a twisted scroll.

Dimensions

Diameter: 23 cm

Object history note

Purchase: Soulages Collection.

Descriptive line

Dish on low foot, 'CAPITANIO GINTILE' painted on twisted scroll, made in Italy, about 1525, 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
Made in Italy About 1525
CAPITANIO GINTILE
Tin-glazed earthenware

8922-1863 Soulages Collection [16/07/2008]

Production Note

J Mallet, 05/2003

Early dating. Slightly rough painting, hard design. Inscription "CAPITANO GENTILE", as in noble. On back incised mark after firing on the back

Materials

Earthenware; Tin glaze

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Ceramics; Maiolica

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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