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PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyParma and PiacenzaFarnese, Ottavio (1524-1586, r. 1547-1549 and 1550-1586)
Professions and trades
StudentsReichenburg, Johann von
Sitters A-Z
Farnese, Ottavio (1524-1586)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: IOH: REINP. A. REICHENBVRG AET. SVAE XVII; signed to right: L:L; the reverse does not belong with the obverse, which shows the portrait of Ottavio Farnese; inscription: OCTAVIVS FARNESIVS PARMAE ET PL DXV II
ARTIST/CREATOR
Leoni, Lodovico (born 1536 or 1537, died 1612)
DATE
1566 circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Various Princes 56)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 202, no. 313a; v. II, pl. 73
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