The Wallace Collection

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La Bella Livia
  • Standing bowl
  • La Bella Livia
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Italy
  • mid 16th century
  • Tin-glazed earthenware, painted
  • Diameter: 20.8 cm
  • Inscription: 'LA. BELLA' and 'LIVIA' Painted on scrolls
    Label: Fragment of entry for no. 1427 from Bethnal Green catalogue
  • C17
  • Armouries Corridor
History
Further Reading
  • Possibly T.Gagliardi; sale, Christie's, 21 May 1858, no. 92; Watson. Sir Richard Wallace, by 1872.