Artist Franz von Stuck, German, 1863-1928
Title
  • Amazon on Horseback
Date modeled 1897, cast 1906 or later
Medium Bronze with black varnish patina
Dimensions Overall: 25 7/16 × 18 5/8 × 6 3/4 inches, 42.5 pounds (64.6 × 47.3 × 17.2 cm, 19.3 kg)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Robert H. Tannahill Foundation Fund, and funds from William and Ellen Taubman
Accession Number 1990.4
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Signed Signed, front of plinth: FRANZ | VON | STUCK
Marks Marked, cold stamp, foundry mark on left side of base: GUSS C. LEYRER, MUNCHEN
(Christie's, London, England);
1990-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bierbaum, O.J. Stuck. Bielefeld and Leipzig: Verlag von Velhagen & Hlafing, 1908, pp. 138-139 (ill.).

Symbolist Paintings, Drawings and Watercolors. Sales cat., Christies. London, December 1, 1989, lot 1125, p. 105.

Bulletin of the DIA 66, no. 2/3. 1990, p. 48 (fig. 17), (ill.).