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    Sale 7658

    Italian Ceramic Art 1400-1900

    22 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 25

    A VENICE SMALL ALBARELLO

    CIRCA 1560-80, PROBABLY WORKSHOP OF MAESTRO DOMENICO DA VENEZIA

    Price Realised  

    A VENICE SMALL ALBARELLO
    CIRCA 1560-80, PROBABLY WORKSHOP OF MAESTRO DOMENICO DA VENEZIA
    Of waisted cylindrical form, painted with an oval portrait medallion of a gentleman in profile to the left, the blue ground reserved with scrolling flowers and foliage (two hairline cracks and restored section to upper rim, cracks to front, some overpainting to disguise flaking to body, further glaze flaking and crazing to body, restored section to footrim)
    5½ in. (14 cm.) high


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