Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Nymphs
Nymphs as sources Nymph pouring out water
Amoretti
Groups More than two
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Landscape With figures in modern dressTravellersWithout ruins
Landscape With modern buildingsFarm buildings, cottages etc.
ORNAMENT
Fountains
SOCIAL LIFE
News, communication, travelling
Walking
Nudity
FemaleStanding nude
Further details
One of two plates decorated in the French 'Bérainesque' manner, showing two travelers approaching some buildings through a landscape with trees and bridges, in a border of putti, fountains, women with vessels and abstract plant forms and curlicues
ARTIST/CREATOR
Italian probably
DATE
circa 1700 - circa 1750
LOCATION
Oxford, Ashmolean Museum
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Timothy Wilson, Italian Maiolica and Europe, Oxford 2017, cat. no. 172
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RELATIONS
other plate in pair
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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