Roman 15th Century, after the Antique
Apollo and Marsyas
mid 15th century
bronze (dark brown lacquer, rubbed locally, over light brown bronze)
oval: 4.18 x 3.41 cm (1 5/8 x 1 5/16 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.