Artist Walter Pompe, Dutch, active in Antwerp, 1703-1777
  • Crucifix
Date 1771
Medium Ivory, wood
Dimensions Overall: 27 1/8 × 12 5/16 × 2 9/16 inches (68.9 × 31.3 × 6.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Charles and Miriam Meyers
Accession Number 1995.128
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View British Decorative Arts S333, Level 3 (see map)
Signed Signed and dated, at the back on Christ's loincloth: W. Pompe Fecit 1771
Marks Marks, painted on plaque above the crucifix: [indecipherable]
Inscriptions Inscribed, on the lower part of the rear loincloth: A. Anvers
1967-1995, purchased by Charles and Miriam Meyers;
1995-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)