Luster-Painted Armorial Plate, ca. 1500

  • Islamic, Spanish

Tin-glazed earthenware with luster

  • Overall: 2 × 13 3/8 inches (5.1 × 34 cm)

Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund


On View

  • European: Medieval and Renaissance W234


European Sculpture and Dec Arts

(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.

Islamic, Spanish, Luster-Painted Armorial Plate, ca. 1500, tin-glazed earthenware with luster. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund, 63.19.