Artist William Cripps, English, ca. 1717-1767
Title
  • Fruit Basket
Date between 1750 and 1751
Medium silver
Dimensions Overall: 11 3/4 × 15 1/2 × 13 1/4 inches, 5 pounds 5.8 ounces (29.8 × 39.4 × 33.7 cm, 2 kg 432.4 g)
Credit Line Gift of the Women's Committee
Accession Number 51.114
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View British S3BB, Level 3 (see map)
Marks Stamps, on bottom near edge: W.C [maker's mark, Grimwade 305?] [lion passant] p [date letter for 1750-51] [leopard's head crowned]
Women's Committee;
1951-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Richardson, E.P. "Alessandro Vittoria in the Institute." Bulletin of the DIA 32, no. 1 (1952/53): p. 1 (ill.).

The Age of Elegance. Exh. cat., Baltimore Museum of Art. Baltimore, 1959, no. 389.

DIA Handbook. Detroit, 1971, p. 125 (ill.).