Artist Laurent Amiot, Canadian, 1764-1839
  • Chalice
Date between 1828 and 1837
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall: 9 7/8 inches (25.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth, Allan and Warren Shelden Fund
Accession Number 70.834
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Marks Stamped, twice under foot, in oval: LA
Church of Saint-Jean-Chrysostome (Levis County, Quebec, Canada);
1958-1960, sold to unknown [according to sacristan];
Jean Octeau (Montreal, Quebec, Canada);
1970-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Fox, Ross. Traditional Arts of French Canada. Windsor, 1975, no. 46 (ill.).

Fox, Ross Allan C. Quebec and Related SIlver at the Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit,1978, pp. 46-47.