Iconography
PORTRAITS
Clerics
Archbishops and Bishops by DioceseAlba (Pompea, Diocese)
Sitters A-Z
Vida, Girolamo (1485-1566)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Hourglass
Obelisk
SOCIAL LIFE
Authors, scholars and philosophers
Scholar in their studio
Scholar or author crowned by a personification
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: (leaf) HIERONIMVS. VIDA. ALBAE. EPISCOPVS; on reverse Vida, seated in his studio, about to be crowned with a laurel wreath by a draped figure; inscription: NON. STEMMA. SED. VIRT VS
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tegniza (active 1530s-1540s)
DATE
1533 after
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. 1913-1-4-1 Messrs Rollin & Feuardent)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 144-145, no. 133a; v. II, pl. 35
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
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Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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