Artist manner of Alessandro Vittoria, Italian, 1525-1608
Title
  • Doorknocker: Neptune and His Sea Horses
Date 19th Century
Medium bronze
Dimensions Overall: 16 3/4 × 11 3/8 × 6 1/2 inches (42.5 × 28.9 × 16.5 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 47.141
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Bardini Collection, Florence;
purchased from Frederic A. Stern (dealer), New York, NY
Planiscig, L., Venezianische Bildhauer der Renaissance, 1921, pp. 475-477, fig. 502

Bulletin of the DIA 32, no. 1, 1952-1953, pp. 4-8

Richardson, E.P.,"Alessandro Vittoria in the Institute," Bulletin of the DIA 32, no. 1, 1952, pp. 4-8, p. 5 (ill)

Le Vie del Mondo 16, no. 4, April 1954, p. 364

A. P. Darr, P. Barnet, A. Boström, with contributions by C. Avery... [et. al.], Catalogue of Italian Sculpture in the Detroit Institute of Arts, London: Harvey Miller Publishers, in assoc. with the Detroit Institute of Arts, 2002, 2 vols., II, cat. 275