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French 16th Century
The Nativity

2251
French
16th century
bronze (light brown patina)
Sculpture
arched top: 6.6 x 5.2 cm (2 5/8 x 2 1/16 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.
1957.14.554
1379
420B
A-698
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