Artist school of Jacopo Sansovino, Italian, 1486-1570
  • Madonna and Child with the Young Saint John
Date mid-16th century
Medium bronze
Dimensions Overall: 5 5/16 × 3 1/2 × 1/2 inches (13.5 × 8.9 × 1.3 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 24.78
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View Decorative Arts S350, Level 3 (see map)
1924, sold (Naples, Italy);
1924-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Burroughs, Clyde H. "Italian XV and XVI Century Plaquettes." Bulletin of the DIA 6, no. 3 (1924): pp. 29-30, p. 29 (ill.).

Darr, A.P., P. Barnet, A. Boström, C. Avery, et al. Catalogue of Italian Sculpture in the Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2002, 2 vols., II, cat. 226.