Roundel with Bird Attacking a Rabbit, between 12th and 13th century

  • Italian

Greek marble

  • Overall: 14 1/2 inches (36.8 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

26.187

On View

  • European: Medieval and Renaissance W242

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Romanesque
  • Marble
  • Roundel (architectural element)
  • Relief
  • Medallion (ornament area)
  • Italy
  • Bird
  • Rabbit

(M. Foa); 1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Cahn, W. Gesta 10, no. 2 (1971): p. 80, no. 9k. [as Veneto, 1100/1300.] Swiechowski, Z., A. Rizzi, R. Hamann-MacLean. Romanische Reliefs Von Venezianischen Fassaden. Wiesbaden, 1982, p. 177, no. 839. Cahn, W. Romanesque Sculpture in American Collections, vol. II. Turnhout, 1999, no. 10k, p. 142. Darr, A.P., P. Barnet, A. Boström, et al. Catalogue of Italian Sculpture in the Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2002, 2 vols., I, cat. 18.

Italian, Roundel with Bird Attacking a Rabbit, between 12th and 13th century, Greek marble. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 26.187.