Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Amor
WorshipWith sacrifice
Further details
Bronze plaquette depicting a sacrifice to Cupid; Signed LCRIIS; Note that the same sacrifice appears on a marble candlestick (late Quattrocento) in Milan, Castello Sforzesco
ARTIST/CREATOR
Paduan or Milanese in the manner of Riccio
DATE
early 16th century
LOCATION
London, Victoria & Albert Museum (Inv. 7498-1861)
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
Maclagan, Eric. Catalogue of Italian Plaquettes . London: Victoria and Albert Museum, 1924, p. 43; Radcliffe, Anthony. 'Two Early Romano-Mantuan Plaquettes'. In: Italian Plaquettes, Studies in the History of Art, XXII. National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., 1989. pp. 93-103; Planiscig, L. Die Bronzeplastiken. Vienna: Kunsthistorisches Museum, 1924. No. 389.
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RELATIONS
London, Victoria and Albert Museum
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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