Artist Pierre Huguet, Canadian, 1749-1817
  • Baptismal Ewer
Date between 1790 and 1800
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall: 2 1/2 inches × 2 inches (6.4 × 5.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Elizabeth, Allan and Warren Shelden Fund
Accession Number 80.12
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Marks Underside: PH
Parish Church of Saint Constant (Laprairie, Quebec);
Charles de Volpi (Quebec).
1980-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
The Charles de Volpi Collection of Canadian Silver. Sales cat., Phillips Ward-Price Ltd., May 18, 1979, p. 35, no. 187 (ill.).