The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Standing Lion
  • Figure
  • Standing Lion
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Montelupo, Italy
  • 16th century
  • Tin-glazed earthenware, painted
  • Height: 24.75 cm
    Length: 33.7 cm
  • Inscription: '1961 Bernal Sale by Col. Sibthorpe £16 . 16' In ink
  • C71
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • R. Bernal sale, Christie's, 22 March 1855, lot 1961; bought by Col. Sibthorpe for £16 16s.; Col. Sibthorpe, Christie's, 9-12 and 14-19 April 1856, lot 659; bought by Wilson for £4 17s 6d.