Toad with a Young Toad on its Back, Bronze, Italian, probably Padua

Toad with a Young Toad on its Back

Date:
ca. 1500
Culture:
Italian, probably Padua
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Overall (confirmed): 2 1/2 × 4 5/8 × 4 3/4 in. (6.4 × 11.7 × 12.1 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Bronze
Credit Line:
Gift of Ogden Mills, 1925
Accession Number:
25.142.24
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 536
Casts made directly from nature may have originated in Padua.
Achille Fould (Minister of Finance to Napoleon III) ; Ogden Mills (until 1925; to MMA)