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    Sale 7658

    Italian Ceramic Art 1400-1900

    22 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 43

    A DERUTA CIRCULAR DISH

    FIRST HALF OF THE 17TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A DERUTA CIRCULAR DISH
    FIRST HALF OF THE 17TH CENTURY
    The central green-ground medallion painted with a Saint holding a crucifix, within a circular yellow and ochre ropetwist roundel, the a quartieri ground with further grotesques divided by yellow and ochre ropetwist bands, the yellow band rim with manganese and ochre dashes, the footrim pierced for suspension (obverse with large shallow section between 7 and 8 o'clock restuck, associated area of glaze loss, rim with minor chipping and flaking to glaze)
    11¾ in. (29.8 cm.) diam.


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