Jewelry Box, 16th century

  • Italian

Stucco, pastiglia

  • Overall: 4 13/16 × 9 11/16 × 6 5/8 inches (12.3 × 24.6 × 16.8 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

22.260

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

(J. Salomon)

1922-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Valentiner, W. R. "New Period Rooms," Bulletin of the DIA 3, no. 4 (January 1923): p. 27 (ill.). de Winter, P. "A Little-Known Creation of Reniassance Decorative Arts: The White Lead Pastiglia Box," Saggi e Memorie di Storia dell'Arte, vol. 14 (1984): pp. 13-14, 25, 39-40.

Italian, Jewelry Box, 16th century, stucco, pastiglia. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 22.260.