Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Flora and Fauna
AnimalsCrocodile
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Artists Portraits of artistsModern artistsCampi, Bernardino (1522-1587)
Sitters A-Z
Campi, Bernardino (1522-1587)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Fame (Fama) Miscellaneous
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: BERNARDINVS DA CAMPO. CREMONENSIS.; no inscription on reverse, which shows a winged figure of Fame playing two trumpets and staying on four crocodriles
ARTIST/CREATOR
Lombardy
DATE
1560s
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 263)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 155, no. 177a; v. II, pl. 45
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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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