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Provenance

Acquired in Italy between 1835-1840 by Charles Eliot Norton, Boston. Quincy Shaw, Boston. (Wildenstein & Co., New York). Acquired 1946 by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation, New York; gift 1961 to NGA.[1]

Exhibition History
1946
Recent Additions to the Kress Collection, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1946, no. A-161.
Bibliography
1949
Seymour, Charles. Masterpieces of Sculpture from the National Gallery of Art. Washington and New York, 1949: 174-175, note 16, repro. 64-65.
1951
Hartt, Frederick. 'Review: Charles Seymour Jr., Masterpieces of Sculpture from the National Gallery of Art." College Art Journal 10 (Wnter 1951): 205.
1951
Pope-Hennessy, John. 'Review: Masterpieces of Sculpture from the National Gallery of Art by Charles Seymour." The Burlington Magazine 93, no. 576 (March 1951): 98.
1976
Middeldorf, Ulrich. Sculptures from the Samuel H. Kress Collection: European Schools XIV-XIX Century. London, 1976: 84.
1994
Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 89, repro.