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Glazed Hafner ware. Rectangular with recessed Renaissance arch in green, purple-brown, blue and white. Christ resurrected from the Tomb overcoming Satan clad in purplish-brown monk's garment, right hand pushing Death (skeleton) away, left holding banner aloft. Green robe and halo, yellow ground....

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Provenance

Blumka Gallery, New York; by 1962, sold by Blumka Gallery to R. Thornton Wilson (b. 1886 - d. 1977), New York; 1962, gift of R. Thornton Wilson to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 10, 1962)

Credit Line

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

about 1530

Object Place

Austria

Dimensions

Overall: 31.4 x 19.7 x 3.8cm (12 3/8 x 7 3/4 x 1 1/2in.)

Accession Number

62.29

Medium or Technique

Stoneware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware