Circular relief

On display

Silver relief with Neptune in his chariot surrounded by tritons, horses and sea-nymphs.

Details

  • Title

    Circular relief

  • Associated place

    Delft (probable) (probable place of creation)
  • Date

    c. 1575
  • Material and technique

    silver; embossed, chased

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    30 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by Michael Wellby, 2012.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 53 | European Goldsmiths' Work
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA2013.1.111

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Further reading

Christopher Brown, ‘The Burlington Magazine, Acquisitions (1998-2014) at the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford’, 1139, (2014), illus. p. 719

Wilson, Timothy, Winterbottom, Matthew, Treasures of the Goldsmith's Art: The Michael Wellby Bequest to the Ashmolean Museum (Ashmolean Museum University of Oxford, 2015)

Hollstein, F. W. H., The New Hollstein Dutch & Flemish: : Etchings, Engravings and Woodcuts, ca. 1450-1700 (Ouderkerk aan den IJssel, 1993-), 141

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