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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Dish

1530-1540 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

Two pierces suspension holes. Broken in two and repaired.


object details
Categories
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Tin-glazed earthenware
Brief Description
Dish depicting St. George and the Dragon, made in Deruta, Italy, 1530-40, lustred tin-glazed earthenware
Physical Description
Two pierces suspension holes. Broken in two and repaired.
Dimensions
  • Width: 40.5cm
Gallery Label
Dish depicting St. George and the Dragon Made in Deruta, Italy 1530-40 Tin-glazed earthenware C.2177-1910 Salting Bequest The scene is adapted from a Florentine engraving of the 15th century.(16/07/2008)
Credit line
Bequeathed by George Salting, Esq.
Object history
Formerly in the Gavet Collection, Gavet Sale, Paris, May 1897, Lot 420.
Production
J.V.G. Mallet, 4/7/2000.

For print see Hind, p. 131, No. 11.



The scene is adapted from a Florentine engraving of the 15th century.
Subjects depicted
Bibliographic References
  • Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian maiolica. London : H.M.S.O., 1977.
  • Rackham, Bernard. Catalogue of Italian Maiolica, London : H.M.S.O., 1977
Other Number
760 - Rackham (1977)
Collection
Accession Number
C.2177-1910

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record createdJuly 16, 2008
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