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PORTRAITS
Clerics
CardinalsMadruzzo, Cristoforo (1512-1578)
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: CHRIST. MADRV. CARDIN. EPIS. ET. PRIN. TRIDEN. ET. BRIX; inscription reverse: STATVS. MEDIOL. RESTITVTORI. OPTIMO; inscribed, below: SECVRITAS PADI
ARTIST/CREATOR
Monogrammist ANN (active 1550s) For a discussion on this artist see P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, pp. 127-128
DATE
1556 - 1557
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 619)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 130, no. 108a; v. II, pl. 27
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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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