Réf : 63712
Large faïence dish Italy, Castelli, rancesco GRUE studio. 17th century
Large dish decorated in polychromie, depicting animals in an arena, coats of arms on the border.
17th century circa 1650 - 1660.
The scene was inspired by an engraving by Johannes STRADANUS, named "Rencontre de chasse" printed in 1578 for Côme de MEDICHI, Duc of Tuscany.
A similar dish in the book "Maioliche di CASTELLI », an other one in the ERMITAGE museum , in the LEOPARDI DI PENNE collection, and in the COCCHI collection (Milan).