Artist: Bartolomeo Bellano (Italian, Padua 1437/38–1496/97 Padua)
Culture: Italian, Padua
Medium: Bronze with oil gilding of a later date
Dimensions: Overall (confirmed): H. 11 1/4 x W. 5 1/4 x D. 4 7/8 in. (28.6 x 13.3 x 12.4 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of C. Ruxton Love Jr., 1964
Accession Number: 64.304.1
Bellano was a disciple of Donatello, whose famous bronze nude David (Museo Nazionale del Bargello, Florence) is strongly recalled here. The oil gilding is of a later date.