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Peter Vischer the Younger
Orpheus and Eurydice

1562
German
c. 1515
bronze (black lacquer, slightly rubbed on raised areas, over medium brown bronze)
Sculpture
19.3 x 14.9 cm (7 5/8 x 5 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.
1957.14.565
1379
431B
A-709
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