Artist Unknown (French)
Title
  • Bowl with Stand
Date late 18th century
Medium Marble (Brèche de Médous?), gilt bronze, porphyry
Dimensions Overall: 15 1/4 inches (38.7 cm)
Overall (bowl): 3 5/8 × 10 5/8 inches (9.2 × 27 cm)
Overall (figures): 8 1/2 inches (21.6 cm)
Overall (base): 4 1/4 × 10 1/2 inches (10.8 × 26.7 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Josephine and Ernest Kanzler Fund
Accession Number 48.166
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Era of Revolution S331.2, Level 3 (see map)
(Arnold Seligmann, Rey and Co., Inc, New York, New York, USA);
1948-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Payne, E. "A Pair of Porphery Bowls." Bulletin of the DIA 28, no. 2 (1949): pp. 47-48, p. 47 (ill.).