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Inscription

on base, front: PAOLO / III / FARNESE

Provenance

Purchased 1964 in Toronto by Asbjorn R. Lunde, New York;[1] gift 1975 to NGA.

Bibliography
1993
Barbour, Daphne, and Lisha Deming Glinsman. “An Investigation of Renaissance Casting Practices as a Means for Identifying Forgeries.” Conservation Research. Studies in the History of Art. 41 (Monograph series II, 1993): 15-29, repro.
1994
Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 157, repro.