Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Astronomy and astrology
Astrolabes and armillary spheresArmillary Spheres
PORTRAITS
Aristocrats
ItalyGonzagaIppolita (1535-1563)
Sitters A-Z
Gonzaga, Ippolita (1535-1563)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Hourglass
Personal allegories
ItalyGonzaga, Ippolita (1535-1563)
SOCIAL LIFE
Music
Musical instrumentsMiscellaneous
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: (leaf) HIPPOLITA. GONZAGA. FERDINANDI. FIL. ART. AN. XV; on reverse, Gonzaga as a Muse standing among instruments of the arts and the sciences; inscription: NEC TEMPVS NEC AETAS
ARTIST/CREATOR
Trezzo, Jacopo da, I (c1514-1589)
DATE
1549 - 1550
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Mantua M 26)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 116-117, no. 70a; v. II, pl. 17
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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