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Relief, between late 19th and early 20th century

  • Italian

Marble

  • Overall: 21 1/4 × 38 1/4 inches (54 × 97.2 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

25.155

On View

  • European: Medieval and Renaissance W242

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Marble
  • Bas-relief
  • Italy
  • Mythical or legendary being
  • Creature

(Enrico Bugli, Naples, Italy)

1925-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bulletin of the DIA 12, no. 4, 1926, p. 48 (ill.). Lesley, E.P. Early Christian, Byzantine and Romanesque Art. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1939, pp. 49-50. Glass, D. "Jonah in Campania: A Late Antique Revival." Commentarii 27 (1976): p. 192, no. 17. 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. 259.

Italian, Relief, between late 19th and early 20th century, marble. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 25.155.