Venetian 16th Century
The Triumph of Neptune
first half 16th century
bronze (dark red brown patina, black lacquer somewhat rubbed)
diameter: 21.5 cm (8 7/16 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.