Artist Donatello, Italian, 1386-1466
Title
  • Cherubs Playing
Date mid-15th century
Medium bronze
Dimensions Overall: 1 7/8 × 3 5/16 × 3/16 inches (4.8 × 8.4 × 0.5 cm)
Credit Line Bequest of Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number F70.32
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Decorative Arts S350, Level 3 (see map)
Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969] (Grosse Pointe Farms, Michigan, USA);
1970-present, bequest to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Molinier, E. Le Plaquettes: Catalogue Raisonne. Paris, 1886, no. 79.

Plainscig, L. Andrea Riccio. Vienna, 1927, pp. 309, 312, 49, no. 217, pl. 357, pp. 464-465, (fig. 575).

Panvini Rosati, F., Medaglie e Plachette Italiane dal Rinascimento al XVII secolo. Exh. cat. Rome, 1968, p. 67, no. 1.