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The Last Supper

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Christ and twelve Disciples are seated on stools at a rectangular table, which is set with plates, cups, pitchers, and knives. Food includes rolls on the table, and meat, lemons, and other items on dishes. Three of the Disciples stand at either end of the table, with their stools pushed back...

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Credit Line

Bequest of R. Thornton Wilson in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson

Italian (Faenza), Renaissance, 16th century


H. 8 1/2"; W. 12 5/6" (14 3/4" with base); L. 22 7/8" (24 1/2" with base)

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Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)