Artist Italian
  • Two-handled Jar
Date between 1500 and 1550
Medium Tin-glazed earthenware with polychrome decoration
Dimensions Overall: 13 7/8 × 14 3/4 × 13 inches (35.2 × 37.5 × 33 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 42.154
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W234, Level 2 (see map)
Marks Marks, on rim, incised: N 4
possibly from the collection of Prince Baucina (Palermo, Italy).
1919, Canessa Sale, lot 243.
Blumenthal Collection (New York, New York, USA).
(Seligmann, Rey and Co., New York, New York, USA);
Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969] (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA);
1942-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA 87, no. 1/4: Italian Renaissance and Later Ceramics (2013): cat. no. 13.