Artist Italian
  • Roundel with Pair of Birds
Date between 12th and 13th century
Medium Greek Marble
Dimensions Overall: 14 inches (35.6 cm)
Credit Line City of Detroit Purchase
Accession Number 22.247
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
On View European: Medieval and Renaissance W242, Level 2 (see map)
(Paul Cassirer, Amsterdam, Netherlands);
1922-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Cahn, W. Gesta 10, no. 2 (1971): p. 79, no. 9f. [as Veneto, 1100/1400.]

Swiechowski, Z., A. Rizzi, R. Hamann-MacLean. Romanische Reliefs Von Venezianischen Fassaden. Wiesbaden, 1982, p. 176, no. 834.

Cahn, W. Romanesque Sculpture in American Collections, vol. II. Turnhout, 1999, no. 10f, p. 142.

Darr, A.P., P. Barnet, A. Boström, et al. Catalogue of Italian Sculpture in the Detroit Institute of Arts. London, 2002, 2 vols., I, cat. 14.