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Giovanni Bernardi
The Rape of Ganymede

2278
Italian
1532 or after
bronze (dark brown patina, rubbed on exposed surfaces)
Sculpture
oval: 6.7 x 9 cm (2 5/8 x 3 9/16 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.
1957.14.516
1379
382B
A-660
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