Il Giardiniere Stanco [The Tired Gardener]

Il Giardiniere Stanco [The Tired Gardener]
  • Title :     Il Giardiniere Stanco [The Tired Gardener]
  • Artist:     Giò (Giovanni) Ponti Designer Richard-Ginori Maker S. Cristoforo Unknown relationship
  • Accession:     84.7.48
  • Country:     Italy Milan
  • Date:     1929 1930
  • Dimensions:     Inches 5-3/4 5-5/8, Centimeters 14.6 14.3
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Subject:     Figurative , Laborers/Workers , Ceramics/Ceramic Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.7.48.JPG
  • Tags:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
Hand-painted glazed ceramic tile depicting a male figure wearing a blue cape seated cross-legged on the ground holding his head on his hand as he holds a rake set against a white picket fence and a landscape with gray clouds located in the background.