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A rare Italian majolica group figuring the Annunciation, attributed to Faenza, circa 1490
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 50,000 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
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A rare Italian majolica group figuring the Annunciation, attributed to Faenza, circa 1490
Estimate
20,00030,000
LOT SOLD. 50,000 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Collection Schickler-Pourtalès : Art et pouvoir au XIXe siècle

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A rare Italian majolica group figuring the Annunciation, attributed to Faenza, circa 1490
molded in high relief with polychrome decoration, the Virgin holding a book, the Archangel Gabriel one knee on ground, the scene topped by arcades ; (damages and previous restorations)
Haut. 47,5 cm, larg. 43 cm, prof. 12,5 cm ; height 19 in; width 17 in; depth 5 in
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Catalogue Note

This group comes from the same workshop than the one figuring the Adoration of the Magi at the Victoria and Albert Museum, attributed to Faenza by Bernard Rackham (Catalogue of Italian Maiolica, London, 1940, pl. 28, n° 159).

Collection Schickler-Pourtalès : Art et pouvoir au XIXe siècle

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Paris