Double Capital with Vine Tendrils, Marble, French

Double Capital with Vine Tendrils

Date:
1170–80
Geography:
Made in Gascony
Culture:
French
Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
Overall: 15 3/4 x 18 x 10 1/2 in. (40 x 45.7 x 26.7 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Architectural
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1951
Accession Number:
51.124
On view at The Met Cloisters in Gallery 03
probably from the cloister of the Collegiale de Saint-Gaudens, near Tou; [ Brummer Gallery, Paris and New York]; [ Charles Dikran Kelekian, New York (sold 1951)]
Horste, Kathryn. "Romanesque Sculpture in American Collections. XX. Ohio and Michigan." Gesta 21, no. 2 (1982). p. 108.

Sutton, Denys, ed. Treasures from the Metropolitan Museum of Art: French Art from the Middle Ages to the Twentieth Century. Yokohama: Yokohama Museum of Art, 1989. no. 20b, p. 74.