Artist Islamic, Spanish
  • Luster-Painted Armorial Plate
Date ca. 1500
Medium Tin-glazed earthenware with luster
Dimensions Overall: 2 × 13 3/8 inches (5.1 × 34 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund
Accession Number 63.19
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W234, Level 2 (see map)
(Arnold Seligmann, Rey & Co., Paris, France and New York, New York, USA);
William Randolph Hearst (New York, New York, USA);
1951, transferred to the Hearst Corporation;
April 6, 1963, (Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, New York, USA) Hearst Corporation sale, lot 189;
1963-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Works of Art...William Randolph Hearst Sale. Parke-Bernet Galleries. New York, April 5-6, 1963, no. 189.

Levkoff, M. Hearst, the Collector. Los Angeles, 2008, p. 46.

Bulletin of the DIA 87, no. 1/4: Italian Renaissance and Later Ceramics (2013): cat. no. 42.