Bowl with the Decollation of St John the Baptist

On display

Details

  • Title

    Bowl with the Decollation of St John the Baptist

  • Artist/maker

    workshop of Maestro Giorgio Andreoli (c. 1465-1470 - c. 1553)
  • Associated place

    Gubbio (place of creation)
  • Date

    1526
    1533
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica), lustred

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    27.5 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

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

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 56 | Arts of the Renaissance
  • Museum department

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1896.CDEF.C431

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

Further reading

Woodward, John, Treasures in Oxford (The British Council, 1951), Introduction

Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), pp. 251-253 no. 111

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