Large dish (piatto) with a depiction of a Mythological Scene ‘Mankind Feasting Before the Flood’ after an engraving by Johannes Sadeler I (1550-1600) after a (lost) painting of about 1580 by Dirck Barendsz. (1534–1592) - ROM2018_16707_3

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Large dish (piatto) with a depiction of a Mythological Scene ‘Mankind Feasting Before the Flood’ after an engraving by Johannes Sadeler I (1550-1600) after a (lost) painting of about 1580 by Dirck Barendsz. (1534–1592)

Maker: Possibly the workshop of Francesco Patanazzi (Italian, active ca. 1580–1620)
Medium:Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica) with overglze polychrome enamel painted decoration
Geography: Urbino, Italy
Date: c.1590-1600
Object number: 915.5.40
Credit Line: Gift of Sir Edmund Osler
On view
Gallery Location:Samuel European Galleries
DescriptionThe image inside this dish is The Feast of the Wicked before the Flood, based on an engraving by the Netherlandish artist Jan Sadelaer (1550-1600). Maiolica painters frequently based their work on engravings.
Browse Categories:Sacred & Ceremonial
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