Iconography
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyFlorenceMedici, Gian Gastone last grand duke of Tuscany (1671-1737, r. 1723-1737)
Sitters A-Z
Medici, Gian Gastone (1671-1737)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Ages of Man
Adolescence
Symbols
Snake
Allegories and personifications A-Z
Virtue (Virtus)
Personal allegories
ItalyMedici, Gian Gastone (1671-1737)
Further details
Inscription obverse: IO. GASTO. AB. AETRVRIA. PRINCEPS. AET. SVAE. A. XIV; signed: M. SOLD. F.; inscription reverse: NVLLA. NISI. ARDVA. VIRTVS; dated in exergue: 1685. M.S.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Soldani, Massimiliano (Massimiliano Soldani-Benzi) (1656-1740)
DATE
1685
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
F. Vannel-G. Toderi, La medaglia barocca in Toscana, Firenze 1987, p. 90, no. 44, pl. 14
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