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South German 16th Century
Venus

2418
German
c. 1500
bronze (black lacquer over red-brown bronze, parcel gilding)
Sculpture
230 x 113 x 102 cm (90 9/16 x 44 1/2 x 40 3/16 in)
Gustave Dreyfus [1837-1914], Paris; his estate; purchased 1930 with the entire Dreyfus collection by (Duveen Brothers, Inc., London, New York, and Paris); sold 1944 to the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1957 to NGA.
1957.14.31
1379
22C
A-184
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