Cherubs Playing, mid-15th century

  • Donatello, Italian, 1386-1466

Bronze

  • Overall: 1 7/8 × 3 5/16 × 3/16 inches (4.8 × 8.4 × 0.5 cm)

Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill

F70.32

On View

  • Decorative Arts S350

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Putti
  • Marble
  • Relief
  • Plaquette
  • Italy

Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969] (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA)

1970-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Molinier, E. Le Plaquettes: Catalogue Raisonne. Paris, 1886, no. 79. Plainscig, L. Andrea Riccio. Vienna, 1927, pp. 309, 312, 49, no. 217, pl. 357, pp. 464-465, (fig. 575). Panvini Rosati, F., Medaglie e Plachette Italiane dal Rinascimento al XVII secolo. Exh. cat. Rome, 1968, p. 67, no. 1.

Donatello, Cherubs Playing, mid-15th century, bronze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill, F70.32.