Artist Italian
  • Transenna
Date between 8th and 9th century
Medium marble
Dimensions Overall: 35 1/4 × 64 3/4 × 2 3/4 inches (89.5 × 164.5 × 7 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 26.179
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W242, Level 2 (see map)
(Piero Tozzi, Florence, Italy);
1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Lesley, E.P. Early Christian, Byzantine and Romanesque Art. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1939, p. 40.

Darr, A.P., P. Barnet, A. Boström, C. Avery, et al. Catalogue of Italian Sculpture in the Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2002, 2 vols., I, cat. 4.