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Image for Andiron with Figure of Mars
K1611B
Circle of Tiziano Aspetti
Andiron with Figure of Mars
National Gallery of Art, Washington, District of Columbia

Circle of Girolamo Campagna
Andiron with Figure of Venus

K1611A
228
probably 1549/1625
bronze
Sculpture
103.4 x 56.3 x 40.2 cm (40 11/16 x 22 3/16 x 15 13/16 in)
Sansovino, Jacopo, 1486-1570
Baron Adolphe de Rothschild [1823-1900], Paris; Baron Maurice de Rothschild [d. 1957], Paris; Clarence H. Mackay [1874-1938], Roslyn, New York by 1925; [1] (Jacques Seligmann & Cie., New York); purchased 1948, probably through (French & Co., New York),[2] by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1961 to NGA. [1] Published by Valentiner in 1925 and 1926 as in the Mackay collection and as having come from the Rothschild collection. [2] After Mackay's death his collection was dispersed by Seligmann; records from the Kress Foundation, now in NGA curatorial files, indicate that French and Co. was involved in the 1948 acquisition.
1961.9.101
1611A
A-1645.B
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