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Probably Paduan 15th or 16th Century
Door Knocker

679
Italian
1475/1525
bronze (medium brown patina)
Sculpture
20.5 x 16 cm (8 1/16 x 6 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.
1957.14.119
1379
116C
A-272
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