Artist French
Title
  • Diptych
Date between 1300 and 1350
Medium ivory
Dimensions Overall: 4 3/8 × 4 1/2 × 5/8 inches (11.1 × 11.4 × 1.6 cm)
Overall (left panel): 4 3/8 × 2 3/16 × 5/8 inches (11.1 × 5.6 × 1.6 cm)
Overall (right panel): 4 3/8 × 2 3/16 × 5/8 inches (11.1 × 5.6 × 1.6 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 42.135
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval C263, Level 2 (see map)
Maurice Sulzbach (Paris, France);
until 1928, (Arnold Seligmann, Rey and Co., Inc., New York, New York, USA);
Robert Tannahill [1893-1969] (Grosse Pointe, Michigan, USA);
1942-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
The Seventh Loan Exhibition of French Gothic Art of the Thirteenth to Fifteenth Century. Exh. cat., Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1928, no. 61.

Randall, Jr., R.H. The Golden Age of Ivory: Gothic Carvings in North American Collections. New York, 1993, no. 68, p. 134.