Iconography
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyFlorenceMedici, Francesco (1541-1587, r. 1574-1587)
Sitters A-Z
Medici, Francesco grand duke of Tuscany from 1574 (1541-1587)
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Virgin Mary
Virgin and Child In clouds
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .FRANC. MED. MAGNI. DVCIS. ETRVRIAE. II. FOELICIB. AVSPIC.; inscription reverse: (fleur-de-lis) HOSPITALE. SANCTAE. MARIAE. NOVAE. AVCTVM. A.D. MDLXXV
ARTIST/CREATOR
Tuscan
DATE
1575
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Tuscan M 166)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 368, no. 910a; v. II, pl. 194
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RELATIONS
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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