Artist Constantin Émile Meunier, Belgian, 1831-1905
Title
  • The Old Mine Horse
Date 1890
Medium bronze
Dimensions Overall: 14 3/16 × 19 1/8 × 5 5/8 inches, 29.4 pounds (36.1 × 48.5 × 14.3 cm, 13.3 kg)
Credit Line Gift of the Estate of D.M. Ferry Jr.
Accession Number 61.235
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Signed Signed on base near horse's back right hoof: "C Meunier"
Dexter M. Ferry, Jr. [1873-1959] (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA);
1961-present, gift of the estate to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Brinton, C., CONSTANTIN MEUNIER, DMA, Feb 20 - Mar 14, 1914, p 71, no 47.

Alhadeff, A., "Meunier and Minne: subterranean visions and the blue summits of the soul," Bulletin of the DIA, vol 65, no 1, 1989, pp 23-35, (ill).