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On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 143, The Timothy Sainsbury Gallery

Plate

1533 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

The painter, Xanto, has devised his composition by adapting and combining figures from at least three different engraved sources.


object details
Category
Object Type
Materials and Techniques
Tin glazed earthenware
Brief Description
Plate, tin-glazed earthenware painted in colours, Urbino, painted by Francesco Xanto Avelli, dated 1533.
Physical Description
Plate depicting Acteon turned into a stag.
Dimensions
  • Diameter: 26cm
Marks and Inscriptions
1533.Il misero Atho connuerso e ceruo Nel.III.libro de Ovidio.Me: Fra: Xato. A. da Rouigo, i Urbino
Subject depicted
Summary
The painter, Xanto, has devised his composition by adapting and combining figures from at least three different engraved sources.
Associated Object
C.2206-1910 (Depiction)
Other Number
633 - Rackham (1977)
Collection
Accession Number
1700-1855

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record createdApril 20, 2006
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