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Plaque with The Last Supper

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Hafner ware plaque - The Last Supper. Circular, heavy, slightly raised tooled border, lettering within and date in Roman numerals, brown glazed. Scene in yellows and greens, fringed table cloth, tiled floor. Ex-coll.: Wilszek.

Provenance

Count Hans Johann Nepomuk von Wilczek (b. 1837 - d. 1922), Kreuzenstein, Austria. Blumka Gallery, New York; sold by Blumka to R. Thornton Wilson (b. 1886 - d. 1977), New York; 1983, bequest of R. Thornton Wilson to the MFA. (Accession Date: January 12, 1983)

Credit Line

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

German, 1543

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diameter 11 1/2"

Accession Number

1983.42

Medium or Technique

Glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics