9 November 2006
A DERUTA MAIOLICA GOLD-LUSTRE PORTRAIT STAND
Painted with a half-length portrait of a young beauty in profile to the left against a banner inscribed' ·VSEPIA·B·', the well with radiating panels of scale and foliage ornament, the border with a continous band of flowerheads, the reverse with gold-lustre concentric circles; sections of border broken and re-stuck, one with associated crack, very minor fritting and flaking
12¾ in. (32.5 cm.) diam.
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