Door knocker

Maker:
After an original by Jacopo Sansovino (Jacopo Tatti) (Italian, Florence 1486–1570 Venice)
Date:
19th century, after 16th century original
Culture:
British, after Italian original
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Height: 15 in. (38.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Electrotype
Credit Line:
Gift of Henry G. Marquand, 1883
Accession Number:
83.18.281
Not on view
This electrotype is after a sixteenth-century original in the Botkine collection, St. Petersburg, at the time of reproduction. It is a copy of the original at Castel del Piove, Padua. See also 83.18.286.
Henry G. Marquand (until 1883; to MMA)