Iconography
PORTRAITS
Professions and trades
Artists Portraits of artistsModern artistsBriosco Andrea, known as Riccio (1470-1532)
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Briosco, Andrea known as Riccio (1470-1532)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Symbols
Treewith a new shoot growing
Imprese and personal devices
IndividualBriosco Andrea, known as Riccio (1470-1532)
Further details
Cast bronze medal; inscription obverse: .ANDREAS CRISPVS. PATAVINVS. AEREVM. D. ANT. CANDELABRVM. F.; in the field incised: OBIIT. M.D.XXX II. DIE. XVI. IVN; on reverse a broken tree, with a new shoot growing from its base; inscription: .OBSTANTE. .GENIO.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Unidentified Paduan Medallist I
DATE
1530s early
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 254)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 183, no. 257a; v. II, pl. 63
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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