Sarcophagus with Virgin and Child and the Arms of the Sanguinacci Family, Red limestone, North Italian

Sarcophagus with Virgin and Child and the Arms of the Sanguinacci Family

Date:
late 13th century–early 14th century
Geography:
Made in Veneto (probably)
Culture:
North Italian
Medium:
Red limestone
Dimensions:
Overall: 32 1/2 x 88 x 37 in. (82.6 x 223.5 x 94 cm)
rim thickness: 6 3/8 in. (16.2 cm)
interior depth: 25 5/8 in. (65.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Stone
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1918
Accession Number:
18.109
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 305
[ Raoul Heilbronner, Paris]; Eugene Glaenzer, New York (sold 1918); [ P. W. French & Co., New York (sold 1918)]
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. 32, pp. 147–149.