Broad-rimmed bowl with Diana and Acteon

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Details

  • Title

    Broad-rimmed bowl with Diana and Acteon

  • Artist/maker

    probably Sforza di Marcantonio (active c. 1543 - died 1580)
  • Associated place

    Pesaro (probable) (probable place of creation)
    Urbino (probable) (probable place of creation)
  • Date

    1544
  • Material and technique

    earthenware, tin-glazed (maiolica)

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    19.5 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Presented by Harold Bompas, 1941.

  • Museum location

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

    Western Art

  • Accession no.

    WA1941.13

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Glossary of terms

earthenware

Further reading

Wilson, Timothy, Italian Maiolica and Europe: Medieval and Later Italian Pottery in the Ashmolean Museum, 1 (Oxford/Ashmolean Museum, 2017), pp. 204-205 no. 85

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