Artist Italian
Title
  • Reliquary Bust of Female Saint
  • Reliquary Bust of Female Saint with Socle and Column (alternate title)
Date 1750/1800
Medium gilded wood
Dimensions Including base: 26 1/4 × 15 3/4 × 8 9/16 inches (66.7 × 40 × 21.7 cm)
Overall (Bust): 18 inches × 15 3/4 inches × 7 1/2 inches (45.7 × 40 × 19 cm)
Overall (Socle): 8 1/4 × 10 15/16 × 8 9/16 inches (21 × 27.8 × 21.7 cm)
Overall (Column): 72 7/8 × 13 7/16 × 13 3/8 inches (185.1 × 34.2 × 34 cm)
Credit Line Gift of T. Ashrawy
Accession Number 47.97
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Inscriptions VNA/...
(remainging traces of inscription illegible)
T. Ashrawy (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1947-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
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. 149 a, b.