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Artist
Jean de Court, French, active c. 1550–1585
Jacques Androuet Du Cerceau the Elder, French, c. 1515–after 1584
Title
Ewer Depicting a Fight Between Horsemen
from an engraving by Jacques Androuet Du Cerceau the Elder
Date
mid-16th–late 16th century
Medium
Copper and enamel
Dimensions
10 1/2 × 6 7/8 × 4 1/4 in. (26.7 × 17.5 × 10.8 cm)
Credit Line

The Rienzi Collection, museum purchase funded by the Rienzi Society

Current Location
Not on view
Accession Number
2014.206
Classification
Metalwork
Provenance

Borghese collection, Rome; Baron Gustave de Rothschild (1829-1911), Paris; his son, Baron Robert de Rothschild (1880-1946), Paris; his daughter, Diane Benvenuti (1907-1996); Her posthumous sale, Drouot, 11th June 1997, lot 117; collection Dr. Alex Brunet, Angers; private collection, Belgium; MFAH, 2014