Madonna and Child with the Young Saint John, mid-16th century

  • Jacopo Sansovino, Italian, 1486-1570

Bronze

  • Framed: Overall: 5 5/16 × 3 1/2 × 1/2 inches (13.5 × 8.9 × 1.3 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

24.78

On View

  • Decorative Arts S350

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Religious art
  • Bronze
  • Figures (representations)
  • Bas-relief
  • Plaquette
  • Florence
  • Madonna and child

Provenance

1924, sold (Naples, Italy); 1924-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Burroughs, Clyde H. "Italian XV and XVI Century Plaquettes." Bulletin of the DIA 6, no. 3 (1924): pp. 29-30, p. 29 (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. 226.

Rights Status

school of Jacopo Sansovino, Madonna and Child with the Young Saint John, mid-16th century, bronze. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 24.78.