Workshop of Ferdinando Tacca (1619-1686)
Italian, Florence, mid-17th century
bronze, on a later mottled marble base
7.5 by 17cm., 3 by 6¾in.
Professor Michael Jaffé CBE (1923-1997), Cambridge, United Kingdom;
thence by family descent
C. Avery and A. Radcliffe, Giambologna 1529-1608, Sculptor to the Medici, exh. cat., Arts Council of Great Britain, London, 1978, p. 121;
V. Avery, Renaissance and Baroque Bronzes from the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, 2002, p. 81