The Rape of Orithyia by Boreas

A work made of hard-paste porcelain.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of hard-paste porcelain.

Date:

c. 1745

Artist:

Doccia Porcelain Manufactory
Italian, founded 1737
Gaspero Bruschi (Attributed to)
Italian, 1701-1778
Giovanni Battista Foggini (After)
Italian, 1652-1725
Vincenzo Foggini(After)
Italian, late 17th-early 18th century

About this artwork

On View

European Decorative Art, Gallery 215

Artist

Manifattura Ginori (Sesto Fiorentino, Italy)

Title

The Rape of Orithyia by Boreas

Origin

Italy

Date

1740–1750

Medium

Hard-paste porcelain

Dimensions

61 × 38.1 cm (24 × 15 in.)

Credit Line

Restricted gift of Mrs. DeWitt Buchanan, Jr.; Michael A. Bradshaw and Kenneth S. Harris Fund; Robert Allerton, R. T. Crane, Jr. and Jane B. Tripp endowments; through prior acquisitions of Albert Lasker

Reference Number

2000.103

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