Venetian 15th Century
A Child Angel
bronze, some gilding; medium brown patina; wings, hair and halo gilded
silhouetted: 6.01 x 2.71 cm (2 3/8 x 1 1/16 in)
Gustave Dreyfus [1837-1914], Paris; his estate; purchased 1930 by (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London and New York); purchased 1945 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1957 to NGA.