Artist Italian
  • Corpus
Date ca. between 1300 and 1330
Medium Wood with polychrome decoration, partly gilded
Dimensions Overall: 44 × 36 × 5 1/4 inches (111.8 × 91.4 × 13.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Anne and Henry Ford II
Accession Number 58.384
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W242, Level 2 (see map)
possibly (a village north of Florence, Italy);
R. Langton Douglas [1864–1951] (London, England);
Lillian Henkel Haass (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
acquired by Mr. Henry Ford II [1917–1987] and Mrs. Anne McDonnell Ford [1920–1996] through (Newhouse Galleries) (New York, New York, USA);
1958-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Valentiner, W.R.. Italian Gothic and Early Renaissance Sculptures. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1939, no. 2 (ill.).

Garrison, Edward B. Italian Romanesque Panel Painting, An Illustrated Index. Florence, 1949 [as Venetian, ca. 1315-1335].

Bulletin of the DIA, vol. 39, nos. 3 and 4, 1959-1960, pp. 93-94 (ill)

Fredericksen & Zeri. Census of Pre-19th Century Italian Paintings in North American Public Collections. Cambridge, MA, 1972, no. 245 [as terminals and paintings from Venice, 14th century].

Darr, A.P., P. Barnet, A. Boström, C. Avery, et al. Catalogue of Italian Sculpture in the Detroit Institute of Arts, 2 vols. London, 2002, I, cat. 37.