Artist Jean Baptiste Carpeaux, French, 1827-1875
Title
  • Ugolino and his Children
Date between 1860 and 1861
Medium Plaster
Dimensions Overall: 20 3/4 × 14 1/4 × 11 1/4 inches (52.7 × 36.2 × 28.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Miscellaneous Gifts Fund
Accession Number 71.399
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Era of Revolution S331, Level 3 (see map)
Inscriptions Inscribed, on back of base: 5
(Jacques Fischer):
1971-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
J.B. Carpeaux. Exh. cat., Musée des Ponchettes. Nice, 1956, no. 14, (ill.) (pl. 1).

J.B. Carpeaux (Ugolino). Exh. cat., Wildenstein and Co., New York.

Wasserman, J.L. Metamorphoses in Nineteenth-Century Sculpture. Exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum. Cambridge, MA, 1975, pp. 117, 143 (ill., fig. 7 and book jacket).