European Decorative Arts and Sculpture
Tile Panel showing an Emblem of Anne de Montmorency, Constable of France
Masséot Abaquesne, French, activity documented 1524 - 1559, died 1564
Tin-glazed earthenware (maiolica)
2005-130-1a--pPurchased with the John D. McIlhenny Fund, 2005
LabelThis panel was originally made as part of a large tiled pavement covering the floor of a lavishly decorated gallery in the Château d’Écouen, near Paris. The emblem is that of Anne de Montmorency, constable of France, for whom the château was constructed.
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