Mantuan or Ferrarese 16th Century
Achilles Taking Leave of Thetis and Chiron
first quarter 16th century
bronze (dark brown patina)
diameter: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in)
Gustave Dreyfus [1837-1914], Paris; his estate; purchased 1930 by (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London and New York); purchased 1944 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1957 to NGA.