Roman 1st Century B.C./1st Century A.D.
Winged Child Carrying a Torch
1st century B.C.-1st century A.D.
bronze (black lacquer, rubbed on torso, over red-brown bronze, copper base filled with lead)
10.6 x 3.4 x 3.5 cm (4 3/16 x 1 5/16 x 1 3/8 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.