Capital: Sinner Fleeing from a Chimera, ca. 1100

  • French

Limestone

  • Overall: 25 1/2 × 31 1/2 inches (64.8 × 80 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

25.83

On View

  • Romanesque Hall W151

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Scrolls (motifs)
  • Bas-relief
  • Limestone
  • Capital (column component)
  • Carved
  • Figure (representation)
  • France
  • Sin
  • Chimera

Convent of Loches sur la Claise (Department Indre et Loire, France); (A. Seligmann, Rey and Co., New York, New York, USA); 1925-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

R.P. "Romanesque Capitals Acquired." Bulletin of the DIA 7, no. 1 (October, 1925): pp. 8-10, p. 8 (ill.).

French, Capital: Sinner Fleeing from a Chimera, ca. 1100, limestone. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 25.83.