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Italian 16th Century
Table Bell

103
Italian
first half 16th century
bronze (medium brown patina)
Sculpture
14.9 x 10.5 cm (5 7/8 x 4 1/8 in)
Georges Leclanché [1839-1882]; (sale, Galerie Georges Petit, Paris, 23-25 May 1892, no. 158); 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.
1957.14.111
1379
108C
A-264
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