Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Eagle Relief

Date:
11th century
Geography:
Made in South Italian
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
White Carrara marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 11 x 22 1/2 x 5 1/2in. (27.9 x 57.1 x 14cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Architectural
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1967
Accession Number:
67.168
Not on view
[ Carlo Sestieri, Rome]
Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Lisbeth. "Romanesque Sculpture in North American Collections. XXIII. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Part III: Italy (2)." Gesta 24, no. 4 (1985). no. 5, pp. 160-61, fig. 8.

Castelnuovo-Tedesco, Lisbeth, and Jack Soultanian. Italian Medieval Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Cloisters. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2010. no. 8, pp. 35–37.



Related Objects

Fragment of a Figure

Date: ca. 1225 Medium: Carrara marble Accession: 57.63 On view in:Gallery 3

Portal from the Church of San Leonardo al Frigido

Artist: Workshop of Biduinus (Italian, active last quarter 12th century) Date: ca. 1175 Medium: Carrara marble Accession: 62.189 On view in:Gallery 2

Relief with the Annunciation

Date: ca. 1180–1200 Medium: Carrara marble inlaid with serpentine (verde di Prato) Accession: 60.140 On view in:Gallery 3

Relief of Agnus Dei and Cherub

Date: ca. 1140–50 Medium: Marble Accession: 25.120.574 On view in:Gallery 7

Blessing Bishop (Saint Nicholas of Bari)

Date: ca. 1350–75 Medium: Poplar, paint, gilt Accession: 25.120.218 On view in:Gallery 8