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Landscape; man in blue cloak in arch of brown stone; sunset sky beyond.

Inscription

Paper label inscribed "Venice / 982b"

Marks

Crossed branches enclosing "AF" Above branches is an asterisk and crown.

Provenance

Purchased in Florence ("for $4") by George Washington Wales; 1895, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Washington Wales

Italian (Pavia), about 1660-1720

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.4 cm (10 in.)

Accession Number

95.408

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Earthenware