- Identification and Creation
- Object Number
Wedgwood, British (founded 1759 )
- Diomedes with the Palladium
- Work Type
- relief, sculpture
- Creation Place: Europe, United Kingdom, England, Etruria
- Physical Descriptions
- Red stoneware ("Rosso Antico") with black stoneware relief
- 7.2 x 5.4 x 0.5 cm (2 13/16 x 2 1/8 x 3/16 in.)
- Inscriptions and Marks
- inscription: lower edge, relief, Greek: TNAIOY [=Gnaios]
- inscription: verso, black ink, handwritten: 3 4 12
- label: verso, paper [torn], black ink, printed and handwritten: [printed:] 219 Dio[med]es with the Palladium [handwritten:] Dr. [An]son Collection
- gallery label: back of frame, paper and black ink, printed: F. RATHBONE / 20 Alfred Place West / South Kensington, / LONDON, S.W.
- Lord Thomas Anson, Staffordshire, England.  [Frederick Rathbone, London, England], sold; to Grenville Lindall Winthrop, New York, NY, bequest; to Fogg Art Museum, 1943.
 Per Rathbone.
- Acquisition and Rights
- Credit Line
- Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Bequest of Grenville L. Winthrop
- Accession Year
- Object Number
- European and American Art
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- Rectangular plaque. Diomedes with Palladium in left hand and sword in right is seated facing a statue of Neptune on a column at right.
- Publication History
Jean Gorely, "The Winthrop Collection", Old Wedgwood, Wellesley Press, Inc. (Wellesley, MA, 1943), no. 10, pp. 132-139, p. 137
Old Wedgwood from the Bequest of Grenville Lindall Winthrop, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1944), no. 27, p. 19
Jean Gorely, "Pedigreed Wedgwood", The Magazine Antiques (January 1945), pp. 29-31, p. 29
Carol Macht, Classical Wedgwood Designs, M. Barrows and Co. (New York, NY, 1957), p. 44
- Exhibition History
Old Wedgwood from the Bequest of Grenville Lindall Winthrop, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 06/04/1944 - 09/03/1944
Eighteenth Century European Ceramics, Harvard University Art Museums, Fogg Art Museum, Cambridge, 04/02/2005 - 06/09/2008
- Related Works
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