click image to enlarge

Italian 16th Century, after the Antique
Minerva

1490
Italian
16th century
bronze (light brown patina)
Sculpture
4.01 x 3.08 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/16 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.
1957.14.163
1379
39B
A-316
Record Link