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Rectangular, painted in blue, ochre and yellow with the Emperor Augustus on a horse holding a scroll, with buildings in the distance, the raised frame with scrolling foliage, the lower part inscribed DIVI.IVLI.CAES.AUG. Signed and dated in underglaze blue at lower center, on edge of frame, "DLF...

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Provenance

Aldred Ruys de Perez. May 3, 1983, sale, Christie's, New York, lot 302. Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger, New York

Credit Line

Kiyi and Edward M. Pflueger Collection. Bequest of Edward M. Pflueger and Gift of Kiyi Powers Pflueger

French, 1635

Dimensions

Overall: 40 x 31.8 cm (15 3/4 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1109

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware (faience)

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery