Artist Islamic, Spanish
  • Luster-Painted Basin
Date 1435/1475
Medium Tin-glazed earthenware with luster
Dimensions Overall: 5 × 19 inches (12.7 × 48.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund
Accession Number 63.23
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
(Bacri Freres, Paris, France);
William Randolph Hearst [1863-1951], (New York, New York, USA);
1951-April 6, 1963, bequeathed to the William Randolph Hearst Foundation (New York, New York, USA);
April 6 1963, Their sale, lot 213 (New York, New York, USA);
1963-present, purchased by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Parke-Bernet Galleries, "Attic Terra-Cotta Vases, Hispano-Moresque Ware, Rare Silver, Chinese Porcelain, Gothic and Renaissance Furniture, Architectural Elements, Rugs. Collected by the Late William Randolph Hearst. Sold for the Account of the Hearst Corporation," 5-6 April 1963, p. 73, no. 213 (ill)

Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, Islamic Art Across the World, June 18 - October 1, 1970, cat. no. 201

M. Levkoff, Hearst, the Collector (Los Angeles 2008), p. 46

Bulletin of the DIA 87, no. 1/4: Italian Renaissance and Later Ceramics (2013): cat. no. 3.