Art/ Collection/ Art Object


18th–19th century
Italian or French
L. 8 5/8 x W. 1 1/2 inches 21.9 x 3.8 cm
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. DeWitt Clinton Cohen, 1929
Accession Number:
Not on view
Mrs. De Witt Clinton Cohen (until 1929; to MMA)
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