The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

Barbut, 1450/1460

  • Italian
  • Master Christoforo


  • Overall: 10 1/4 × 7 5/8 × 9 11/16 inches, 5.4 pounds (26 × 19.4 × 24.6 cm, 2.4 kg)

Gift of the William Randolph Hearst Foundation



European Sculpture and Dec Arts

By 1939, William Randolph Hearst [1863-1951] (New York, New York, USA)

1951, bequeathed to the William Randolph Hearst Foundation (New York, New York, USA)

1953-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Robinson, Francis W. "A Gift of Arms and Armor from the Collection of William Randolph Hearst," Bulletin of the DIA, vol. 33, no. 1, 1953-54, pp. 1-5

Italian; possibly Master Christoforo, Barbut, 1450/1460, steel. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the William Randolph Hearst Foundation, 53.204.