European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Dish with the Death of AchillesMade in Urbino, Italy, Europe
Workshop of Guido Durantino, Italian (active Urbino), documented 1516 - 1576
Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)
2004-143-1125th Anniversary Acquisition. The Howard I. and Janet H. Stein Collection, 2004
LabelGuido Durantino headed a flourishing workshop, although no signed piece mentions him as a painter. He eventually took the family name Fontana, founding a dynasty of ceramic artists.
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