Artist Italian
  • Lion
Date 12th century
Medium marble
Dimensions Including base: 23 inches (58.4 cm)
Mount: 17 × 41 1/4 inches (43.2 × 104.8 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 26.147
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Romanesque Hall W151, Level 1 (see map)
(Alfredo Pallesi, Bologna, Italy);
1926-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Cahn, W. Romanesque Sculpture in American Collections, II. Turnhout, 1999, no. 7, p. 139-140.

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. 11b.