Rearing Spirited Horse with Rider

Niccolò Roccatagliata, Italian, 1593 - 1636


early 17th century

Bronze with dark brown patina and traces of black lacquer

Overall: 4 15/16 × 4 3/8 × 2 7/16 in. (12.5 × 11.1 × 6.2 cm)

Weight: 773 g (1.7 lb.)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Bequest of Wallace D. Bradway, Class of 1947



Place Made: Italy, Europe


17th century

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Not on view


Luigi Koelliker, London and Milan, before 2008; Sotheby's, "The Studiolo: Old Master Paintings and Works of Art from the London Residence of Luigi Koelliker," London, 3 December 2008, lot 129; sold to Wallace D. Bradway, New Haven, Connecticut, 2008; given to present collection, 2022.

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