Mantelpiece, ca. 1780

  • English

Marble

  • Framed: Overall: 61 5/8 × 78 1/4 × 7 inches (156.5 × 198.8 × 17.8 cm)

Gift of Henry Ford II

1984.86

On View

  • British S361

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Festoons
  • Neoclassical
  • Marble
  • Plaques (flat objects)
  • Ewers
  • Figures (representations)
  • Mantel
  • Urn
  • Yorkshire

Provenance

Bowcliffe Hall, Boston Spa (Yorkshire, England). (T. Crowther and Son Ltd., London, England). Henry Ford II (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA); 1984-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

Connoisseur Magazine Yearbook, advertisement, 1956. Darr, A. "European sculpture and decorative arts acquired by the Detroit Institute of Arts 1978-87." The Burlington Magazine 130 (June 1988): p. 498, fig. 110 (ill.).

Rights Status

English, Mantelpiece, ca. 1780, marble. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Henry Ford II, 1984.86.