Leda and the Swan
early 17th century
bronze ( light red-brown patina)
oval, without loop: 6.1 x 4.8 cm (2-3/8 x 1-7/8 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.