Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Landscape With figures in modern dressTravellersWithout ruins
Landscape With modern buildingsTowns or villages (non-specific)
Flora and Fauna
BirdsOwl Miscellaneous
BirdsPeacock
BirdsStork
BirdsPoultry
BirdsPheasant
ORNAMENT
Festoons
Plant and floral motifs
Further details
One of two plates decorated in the French 'Bérainesque' manner, showing two travelers approaching a group of buildings, with trees and other distant figures with a dog. The decorative border shows abstract plant forms, festoons and birds including an owl, pheasants, a cockerel, peacocks and storks
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
Contact
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