North Italian 15th or 16th Century
The Three Sons with their Father's Corpse
late 15th - early 16th century
bronze (dark brown patina)
irregular: 4.3 x 8.2 cm (1 11/16 x 3 1/4 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.