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European Art
Artist, workshop of: Niccolò Roccatagliata, Italian, ca. 1593–1636

Inkwell with Seated Putto Lid

mid-17th century

Bronze

18.4 cm (7 1/4 in.)
Maitland F. Griggs, B.A. 1896, Fund
1959.48a-b
Culture: 
Italian, Venetian
Period: 
17th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Provenance: 

Louise Bernheimer (née Nassauer, 1911–2015) and Paul Ernst Bernheimer (1910–2002), Norton, Massachusetts, by September 1959; sold to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn., 1959

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