The museum is closed at 5pm, but the outside grounds will be filled with lots of outdoor Noel Night activities until 9pm. 

Transenna, between 8th and 9th century

  • Italian


  • Overall: 38 7/8 × 68 × 3 3/4 inches (98.7 × 172.7 × 9.5 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase


On View

  • European: Medieval and Renaissance W242


European Sculpture and Dec Arts

(Alfredo Pallesi, Bologna, Italy)

1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Lesley, E.P. Early Christian, Byzantine and Romanesque Art. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1939, p. 40. 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., I, cat. 1a.

Italian, Transenna, between 8th and 9th century, marble. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 26.144.