Description Painted in "grisaille," this elegant ewer would originally have been paired with a basin of similar design.
- Vive la France! French Treasures from the Middle Ages to Monet. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1999-2000.
Provenance Sir Andrew Fountaine (1676-1753) of Narford Hall, Norfolk, England [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Andrew Fountaine (1808-1874), [date of acquisition unknown] by inheritance; Sale of the Narford Heirlooms, London, June 16, 1884, lot 286; William A. Tyssen-Amherst (son-in-law of Andrew Fountaine, created in 1892 Baron Amherst of Hackney), Didlington Hall, Brandon, Norfolk, England [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Sale, London, December 11, 1908, lot 60; Seligmann Brothers, Paris, 1908, by purchase; Henry Walters, Baltimore, 1911, by purchase; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Credit Acquired by Henry Walters, 1911
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