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Date:
ca. 1130–40
Geography:
Made in present-day France
Culture:
Catalan
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 16 7/8 x 8 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (42.9 x 21.6 x 21.6 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Architectural
Credit Line:
The Cloisters Collection, 1925
Accession Number:
25.120.995
On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 7
from the Benedictine monastery of St.-Michel-de-Cuxa, near Perpignan; George Grey Barnard American, Bellefonte, Pennsylvania 1863–1938 New York, New York (until 1925)
Monsters, Gargoyles, and Dragons: Animals in the Middle Ages. South Hadley, Mass.: Mount Holyoke College, 1977. no. 28, p. 19.

Simon, David L. "Romanesque Sculpture in North American Collections. XXIV. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Part IV: Pyrenees." Gesta 25, no. 2 (1986). no. 1p, pp. 263-64, fig. 49.

Benton, Janetta Rebold, ed. Medieval Monsters: Dragons and Fantastic Creatures. Katonah: Katonah Museum of Art, 1995. pp. 21–22, 35, fig. 56.



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