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Andrea Briosco, called Riccio
The Entombment

2150
1516/1520s
bronze
Sculpture
50.4 x 75.5 cm (19 13/16 x 29 3/4 in)
Vicomte Isidore-Hippolyte de Janzé [1790–1865], Paris; (his estate sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 16 April 1866, no. 38); (Couvreur); [1] Louis-Charles Timbal [1821–1880], Paris; sold 29 November 1872 with his collection to Gustave Dreyfus [1837–1914], Paris; his estate; purchased 1930 with the entire Dreyfus collection by (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London, New York, and Paris); sold 1944 to the Samuel H. Kress Collection, New York; gift 1957 to NGA. [1] The Janzé sale information was kindly provided by Marie-Amélie Carlier, e-mail of 12 October 2007 to Nicholas Penny, in NGA curatorial files.
1957.14.11
1379
1C
A-164
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