A CASTEL DURANTE TONDINO LUSTRED AT GUBBIO
The centre painted with Cupid in a landscape within a white-ground well lustred in gold with scrolling foliage, the blue-ground rim lustred in multi-coloured pink, green and gold with anthemia, scrolls and tablets (rim broken, riveted and glued, rim chips, hole drilled at 12 o'clock)
9 7/8in. (25cm.) diam.
For examples of dishes stylistically related to this, see Bernard Rackham, Catalogue of Italian Maiolica, Vol. II, pls. 108, 109 and 110, especially figure 696, and Jeanne Giacomotti, op.cit., pp. 211, 212 and 213