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Plaque

Seated woman in yellow-brown and blue mantle, holding nude child in lap; the child holds a rosary and three brown roses; yellow-brown bench; green figured drapery behind; strong glaze; frame is decorated with brown roses and green leaves.

Provenance

1887, gift of James Jackson Jarves (b.1818-d.1888) to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 7, 1887)

Credit Line

Gift of James Jackson Jarves

Italian, 16th century,

Accession Number

87.41

Medium or Technique

Pottery or porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics