Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Barbute

Date:
ca. 1460
Geography:
Milan
Culture:
Italian, Milan
Medium:
Steel
Dimensions:
H. 11 1/2 in. (29.2 cm); W. 8 3/16 in. (20.6 cm); D. 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm); Wt. 7 lb. 4 oz. (3285 g)
Classification:
Helmets
Credit Line:
Gift of Stephen V. Grancsay, 1942
Accession Number:
42.50.15
Not on view
Stephen V. Grancsay, New York (until 1942; his gift to MMA).
Seattle. Seattle Art Museum. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," March 11–June 6, 1982, no. 1.

Denver. Denver Art Museum. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," July 18–October 10, 1982, no. 1.

San Antonio. The Witte Memorial Museum. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 13, 1982–February 5, 1983, no. 1.

Minneapolis. Minneapolis Institute of Arts. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," May 24–July 31, 1983, no. 1.

San Francisco. de Young Museum, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," November 5, 1983–January 28, 1984, no. 1.

Detroit. Detroit Institute of Arts. "The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from The Metropolitan Museum of Art," March 10, 1984–June 2, 1984, no. 1.

Oklahoma City. Oklahoma Museum of Art. "Songs of Glory: Medieval Art from 900–1500," January 22–April 29, 1985, no. 148.

Minneapolis, Minn. Minneapolis Institute of Arts. "Long-term loan," December 1, 2005–June 30, 2016.

Christie, Manson & Woods. Catalogue of The Collection of Arms and Armour and Objects of Art Formed by Sir Guy Francis Laking, Bart.. London: Christie, Manson & Woods, April 19–22, 1920. p. 9, cat. no. 40, ill.

Laking, Guy Francis, Charles Alexander Cosson, and Francis Henry Cripps-Day. A Record of European Armour and Arms Through Seven Centuries. Vol. II. London: G. Bell and Sons, 1920. pp. 7–8, fig. 340.

Grancsay, Stephen V. Loan Exhibition of European Arms and Armor: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, August 3 to September 27, 1931. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1931. no. 57.

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Helmut Nickel, Stuart W. Pyhrr, Leonid Tarassuk, American Federation of Arts, and Joseph P. Ascherl. The Art of Chivalry: European Arms and Armor from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: An Exhibition. New York: The Federation, 1982. pp. 22–25, no. 1, ill.

Caldwell, Susan, Peter Barnet, David Mickenberg, David Rust, and Oklahoma City Museum of Art. Songs of Glory: Medieval Art from 900–1500: an Exhibition. Oklahoma City, OK: Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Jan. 22–April 29, 1985. cat. no. 148.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. "S.J. Whawell and the Art Market." The Eleventh Park Lane Arms Fair: Sunday 6th February 1994: the Marriott Hotel, Grosvenor Square, London W1 : 10.30 AM–6.00 PM pp. 14–23, fig. 6.

Laking, Guy Francis, Charles Alexander Cosson, Francis Henry Cripps-Day, and Claude Blair. A Record of European Armour and Arms Through Seven Centuries. Vol. 2. Cambridge: Ken Trotman Ltd., 2000. pp. 7–8, fig. 340.

La Rocca, Donald J. How to Read European Armor. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 2017. p.46, fig.43.

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