Spinario (Boy Pulling a Thorn from His Foot)

Maker: Antico (Pier Jacopo Alari Bonacolsi) (Italian, Mantua ca. 1460–1528 Gazzuolo)
Date: probably modeled by 1496, cast ca. 1501
Culture: Italian, Mantua
Medium: Bronze, partially gilt (hair) and silvered (eyes)
Dimensions: H. 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm); W. of base 2 15/16 in. (7.5 cm)
Classification: Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 2012
Accession Number: 2012.157

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