Iconography
GODS & MYTHS
Minerva
Myths Birth
PORTRAITS
Clerics
CardinalsGrimani, Marino (c. 1488-1546)
Sitters A-Z
Grimani, Marino (c. 1488-1546)
Further details
Cast lead medal; inscription obverse: (leaf) MARINVS GRIMANVS PRESB. CAR. S. VITALIS; on reverse, the birth of Minerva; inscription: (two crossed branches) E IOVIS CAPITE SAPIENTIA NATA EST
ARTIST/CREATOR
Vicentino, Antonio (active in the late 1520s and 1530s)
DATE
1530s beginning, circa
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals) (BM. George III Illustrious Persons 432)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
P. Attwood, Italian Medals c. 1530-1600, London 2003, v. I, p. 227, no. 401a; v. II, pl. 82
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RELATIONS
British Museum database
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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Record created with the generous support of the Kress Foundation
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