Coat of Arms of the Martelli Family, mid-15th century

  • Donatello, Italian, 1386-1466

Stone

  • Framed: Overall (height): 43 inches (109.2 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

25.156

On View

  • Kresge Court W150

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Relief
  • Bas-relief
  • Carving
  • Stone
  • Sculpture
  • Relief
  • Coat of arms
  • Bas-relief
  • Florence
  • Griffin

Provenance

(Luigi Grassi, Florence, Italy); 1925-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Hamburgh, H. "Some Heraldic Shields in Kresge Court." Bulletin of the DIA 59, no. 1 (1981): pp. 39-44, p. 41 (ill.). Darr, A.P., P. Barnet, A. Boström, C. Avery, et al. Catalogue of Italian Sculpture in the Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2002, 2 vols., II, cat. 240.

Rights Status

circle of Donatello, Coat of Arms of the Martelli Family, mid-15th century, stone. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 25.156.