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    Sale 7658

    Italian Ceramic Art 1400-1900

    22 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 40

    AN URBINO CHARGER

    CIRCA 1600, PROBABLY PATANAZZI WORKSHOP

    Price Realised  

    AN URBINO CHARGER
    CIRCA 1600, PROBABLY PATANAZZI WORKSHOP
    The centre painted with Orpheus playing the lute in a landscape within a circular roundel against an a quartieri ground, each compartment with grotteschi, the well with a band of blue ropetwist ornament between yellow and ochre entrelac bands, the border with grotteschi divided by winged putti heads within an ochre and yellow entrelac band rim (crack from rim at 4 o'clock branching at centre and stapled, three sections of rim broken and repaired with small associated losses and over-painting, rim with some chipping to glaze)
    16¼ in. (41.3 cm.) diam.


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