Artist Balthasar Griessmann, Austrian, 1620-1706
  • Presentation Bowl
Date between 1660 and 1670
Medium ivory
Dimensions Overall: 4 3/4 × 6 1/8 × 4 5/16 inches (12.1 × 15.6 × 11 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase; General Membership Fund, gift of Edsel B. Ford by exchange
Accession Number 1998.10
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View British Decorative Arts S333, Level 3 (see map)
June 14, 1996, (Sotheby's, New York, New York, USA) lot 73;
1997, (Julius Böhler, Munich, Germany) and (Anthony Blumka New York, New York, USA);
1998-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
European Works of Art, Arms, and Armour, Furniture and Tapestries. Sales cat., Sotheby's. New York, June 14, 1996, no. 73.

Böhler, Julius. European Sculpture and Works of Art. Sales cat. Munich, 1997, n.p. [as Lidded Bowl on Foot].

Medieval and Renaissance Sculpture and Works of Art. Sales cat., Blumka Gallery. New York, 1997, n.p. [as Presentation Bowl and Cover].