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Lady holding a bunch of flowers to her breast

Artist:
After a composition by Andrea del Verrocchio (Italian, Florence 1435–1488 Venice)
Date:
probably late 15th century
Culture:
Italian, Florence
Medium:
Plaster and stucco, polychromed and gilt
Dimensions:
Overall: 25 1/2 × 20 × 11 in. (64.8 × 50.8 × 27.9 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1965
Accession Number:
65.177
Not on view
This half-length statue is a cast after the marble Lady with the Primroses attributed to Verrocchio in the Bargello, Florence.
[ Alfredo Barsanti , Rome (by 1920–23; sold to Duveen) ] ; [ Duveen Brothers , Paris and New York (from 1923) ] ; Mrs. Alexander Hamilton Rice (formerly Mrs. Eleanor Elkins Widener) (1923–37) ; Dr. Alexander Hamilton Rice (1937–56) ; Mrs. Alexander Hamilton Rice (until 1965; sale, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, October 22– 23, 1965, no. 82)
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