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ID: 700002253Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Plate with the Abduction of Helen (plate (dish); Francesco Xanto Avelli (Italian, 1486/1487 - about 1544) (It...; 1534; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 84.DE.118)
Titles:
Plate with the Abduction of Helen (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
plate (general, dish) [300042991] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Containers (Hierarchy Name), containers (receptacles), <containers by function or context>, culinary containers, <containers for serving and consuming food>, <vessels for serving and consuming food>, dishes (vessels))

Classifications:
decorative arts (preferred)

Creation Date: 1534

Creator Display:
Francesco Xanto Avelli (Italian, 1486/1487 - about 1544) (Italian Artist) [preferred,JPGM]
Xanto Avelli, Francesco (Italian ceramicist and poet, ca. 1487-ca. 1542) [500014839]
Locations:
Current: J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los Angeles county, California, United States) [500329598] J. Paul Getty Museum, J. Paul Getty Trust, Corporate Bodies (Corp. Body)
Repository Numbers: 84.DE.118
Other: Creation: Urbino [7003994] Pesaro e Urbino province (province), Marches (region (administrative division)), Italy (nation), Europe (continent), World (facet) (Geographic)
Display Materials: Tin-glazed earthenware
earthenware [300140803]
.......(Objects Facet, Visual and Verbal Communication (Hierarchy Name), Visual Works (Hierarchy Name), visual works (works), <visual works by material or technique>, ceramic ware (visual works), pottery (visual works))
tin glaze [300233436]
.......(Materials Facet, Materials (Hierarchy Name), materials (matter), <materials by function>, coating (material), <coating by location or context>, glaze, ceramic glaze, <ceramic glaze by composition or origin>)

Dimensions: Object: H: 6.35 x Diam.: 46.04cm (H: 2 1/2 x Diam.: 18 1/8 in.)
Cultures:
Italian (preferred)

Style/Period/Group/Movement:
Renaissance [300021140] (preferred,style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods, <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods>)

General Subject:
history and legend (preferred )

Specific Subjects:
Abduction of Helen
..... Iconography Candidate
Helen (greek mythology - daughter of zeus and leda)
..... Iconography Candidate
oceans [300008687]
.....(Objects Facet, Built Environment (Hierarchy Name), Settlements and Landscapes, landscapes (environments), natural landscapes, bodies of water (natural), marine bodies of water, <marine bodies of water by biome>) (AAT)
horses (species) [300250148]
.....(Agents Facet, Living Organisms (Hierarchy Name), living organisms (entities), Eukaryota (domain), Animalia (kingdom), Chordata (phylum), Vertebrata (subphylum), Mammalia (class), Perissodactyla (order), Equidae (family), Equus (genus)) (AAT)
boats [300178749]
.....(Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (Hierarchy Name), Transportation Vehicles (Hierarchy Name), vehicles (transportation), watercraft, <watercraft by general type>) (AAT)

Provenance: Private Collection, - 1978 Rainer Zietz Limited, 1978 - 1984
Inscriptions: Inscription: Dated and inscribed on the reverse, ".M.D.XXXIIII / Quest'è'l pastor che mal mirò l bel / volto / D'Helena Greca, e, quel famoso rapto / pel qual fu'l mondo sotto sopra volto. /". Fra[ncesco]:Xa[n]to. A[velli]. /da Rovigo, i[n]/Urbino.
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Work
Sources and Contributors:
Plate with the Abduction of Helen........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Subject: ....... [JPGM,VP]
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