The Wallace Collection

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The Triumph of Galatea
  • Dish
  • The Triumph of Galatea
  • Attributed to Léonard Limosin (c. 1505 - c. 1575) , Possibly
  • Attributed to Pierre Pénicaud (before 1542 - after 1590), Possibly
  • Limoges, France
  • c. 1560 (dish)
    probably 1874 (case)
  • On an eliptical copper dishwith concave well, cavetto and broad rim, The Triumph of Galatea is depicted in grisaille enamel, with flesh tones, and with enlevage and gilding.
  • Length: 44.2 cm, Dish
    Width: 32.4 cm, Dish
    Weight: 1204.3 g, Dish
    Height: 4.2 cm, Dish
  • C587
  • Sixteenth Century Gallery
History
Images & Media
Further Reading
  • Sir Richard Wallace, by 1874.