Iconography
ARCHITECTURE
Italy
FlorenceSan LorenzoSagrestia Nuova
GODS & MYTHS
River gods
Census of ancient art known to the RenaissanceKnown PrototypesVatican City, Musei Vaticani, Cortile Ottogono, so-called Tigris
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Saints
Saints A - ZCosmas and Damian Cosmas alone
Further details
Stylistic parallel for the head of the river god in the Vatican, Cortile Ottagono
ARTIST/CREATOR
Montorsoli, Giovanni Angelo (c1506-1563) after Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564)
DATE
1536 - 1537
LOCATION
Florence, San Lorenzo, Sagrestia Nuova
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Courtauld Institute of Art Photographic Survey (A83/2738)
Rights and permissions
For a larger reproduction and/or permission to reproduce please contact the Courtauld Institute of Art. A larger reproduction can also be consulted in the Warburg Institute Photographic Collection.
Acknowledgements
Record created with the generous support of the Dean's Development Fund of the School of Advanced Study, University of London
Contact
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