Plate: Joseph tries to flee from the attempt to seduce him by the wife of Potiphar

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  • Title

    Plate: Joseph tries to flee from the attempt to seduce him by the wife of Potiphar

  • Artist/maker

    after Bernard Salomon (1506 - 1561) (engraver)
    workshop of Court (1600 - 1699) (enameller)
  • Associated place

    Limoges (place of creation)
  • Date

    1560 - 1680
  • Material and technique

    coloured enamel with metal foil and gilding, copper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    20 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by J. Francis Mallett, 1947.

  • Museum location

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

    Western Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Higgott, Suzanne, Poole, Julia, ‘L'histoire de Joseph sur des assiettes en émail peint de Limoges par l'atelier portant la marque de fabrique. in bulletin de la soc. archeologique et historiaue du Limousin, CXLII’, (2014), p.157

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