Transenna, between 8th and 9th century

  • Italian

Marble

  • Framed: Overall: 35 1/4 × 64 3/4 × 2 3/4 inches (89.5 × 164.5 × 7 cm)

City of Detroit Purchase

26.179

On View

  • European: Medieval and Renaissance W242

Department

European Sculpture and Dec Arts

  • Marble
  • Bas-relief
  • Screen
  • Italy
  • Birds

Provenance

(Piero Tozzi, Florence, Italy); 1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Published References

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. 4.

Rights Status

Italian, Transenna, between 8th and 9th century, marble. Detroit Institute of Arts, City of Detroit Purchase, 26.179.