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ID: 700002276Record Type: Movable Work
Images: 1
Basin with Deucalion and Pyrrha (basin (vessel); Orazio Fontana or his workshop; about 1565 - 1575; J. Paul Getty Museum at the Getty Center (Los Angeles, Los A...; 86.DE.539)
Basin with Deucalion and Pyrrha (preferred,C,U,English-P,U,U)
Catalog Level: item
Work Types:
basin (vessel) [300045614] (preferred)
..... (Objects Facet, Furnishings and Equipment (hierarchy name), Containers (hierarchy name), containers (receptacles), <containers by form>, vessels (containers))

decorative arts (preferred)

Creation Date: about 1565 - 1575

Creator Display:
Orazio Fontana or his workshop [preferred,JPGM]
Fontana, Orazio (Italian ceramicist and workshop director, ca. 1510-1571) [500015682]
Fontana, Flaminio (Italian ceramicist, active 1571-1591) [500124205]
Fontana Workshop (Italian ceramics workshop, active from 1565) [500354845]
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: 86.DE.539
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))

Dimensions: Object: H: 6.4 x Diam.: 46.4 cm (2 1/2 x 18 1/4 in.)
Italian (preferred)

Baroque [300021147] (preferred,style)
.....(Styles and Periods Facet, Styles and Periods (hierarchy name), <styles| periods| and cultures by region>, European, <Renaissance-Baroque styles and periods>)

General Subject:
utilitarian object (preferred )
religion and mythology

Specific Subjects:
Deucalion (story from Ovid's Metamorphosis) [1000551]
.....((Greek and Roman characters, Greek and Roman iconography, Religion and Mythology)) (ICON)
Metamorphoses by Ovid 43 B.C.-17 or 18 A.D [1000110]
.....((Named written or performed works, Literature)) (ICON)
Flood of Deucalion and Pyrrha [1000619]
.....((Greek and Roman stories, Greek and Roman iconography, Religion and Mythology)) (ICON)

Provenance: Baron Adolphe (Carl) de Rothschild, acquired between 1870 and 1890 - 1900 Baron Maurice (Edmond Charles) de Rothschild, 1900 - 1913/14 Duveen Brothers, Inc., 1913/14 - 1965 Norton Simon, 1965 - 1971 Private Collection, - 1986 Alain Moatti, 1986
List/Hierarchical Position:
..... Top of the CONA hierarchy
.......... Movable Works
Sources and Contributors:
Basin with Deucalion and Pyrrha........ [JPGM]
........ J. Paul Getty Museum database for collections (2000-)
Subject: ....... [JPGM,VP]
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