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Italian 16th Century
Door Knocker

681
Italian
16th century
bronze (medium brown patina)
Sculpture
18.5 x 12.4 x 2.7 cm (7 5/16 x 4 7/8 x 1 1/16 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.
1957.14.121
1379
118C
A-274
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