Plate with the Calumny of Apelles

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Details

  • Title

    Plate with the Calumny of Apelles

  • Artist/maker

    Nicola da Urbino (1480 - 1538)
  • Associated place

    Urbino (place of creation)
  • Date

    1522 - 1523
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica); bianco sopra bianco, painted in blue, green, yellow, brown, orange, purple-black and white

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    27.9 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by C. D. E. Fortnum, 1896.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 35 | West meets East
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1896.CDEF.C474

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

Further reading

Fortnum, C.D.E., A Descriptive Catalogue of the Maiolica in the Ashmolean Museum (Oxford/Ashmolean, 1897), p. 72, pl. XIV

Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica (Oxford/Phaidon, Christie's in association with the Ashmolean Museum, 1989), 10

Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), pp. 133-135 no. 54

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