Artist French
  • Sarcophagus Fragment
Date between 1125 and 1150
Medium red sandstone with traces of polychromy
Dimensions Overall: 21 × 27 × 10 inches (53.3 × 68.6 × 25.4 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Arnold Seligman, Rey and Company
Accession Number 44.278
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Romanesque Hall W151, Level 1 (see map)
Dr. R. Forrer (Strasbourg, France);
Arnold Seligman, Rey and Co.;
1944-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Cahn, W. "Romanesque Sculpture in American Collections." Gesta 10, no. 2, figs. 2 and 3 (ills.). [as a sarcophagus fragment from Alsace, 1125/1150.]