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European Art
Artist: Unknown
Artist, attributed to: Silvestro dell’Aquila, Italian, 1450–1504

Two Boys with a Basket of Fruit

ca. 1500

Polychrome terracotta

50.5 × 57 × 17.9 cm (19 7/8 × 22 7/16 × 7 1/16 in.)
Gift of Elisabeth M. Drey
1982.74
Geography: 
Made in Florence, Italy
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Italian, Florence
Period: 
15th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Provenance: 

Stefano Bardini, Florence; sold American Art Galleries, NY 25 April 1918, lot 319; Paul Drey Gallery (by 1958)

Bibliography: 

Andrea Bayer, ed., Art and Love in Renaissance Italy, exh. cat. (New York: Yale University Press, 2008), 117–18, no. 47, fig. cat. 47.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.