Iconography
MAGIC & SCIENCE
Geography
Topography Countries A-ZItalyFlorenceEquestrian monument of Cosimo III de' Medici by Giovan Battista Foggini
PORTRAITS
Rulers
ModernItalyFlorenceMedici, Cosimo III (1642-1723, r. 1670-1723)
Sitters A-Z
Medici, Cosimo III (1642-1723)
SECULAR ICONOGRAPHY
Virtues and Vices
Virtues TheologicalIndividualFaith (Fides)
Further details
Inscription obverse: COSMVS. III. D. G. MAG. D. ETR. VI. AET. S. LXXXI.; signed: F.D.V.; inscription reverse: .GLORIA. .ETRVSCORVM.; on the monument: OPTIMO PRINCIPI P.P.; on the base: .F.D.V.
ARTIST/CREATOR
Della Valle, Filippo (1698-1768)
DATE
1723
LOCATION
London, British Museum (Dept. of Coins & Medals)
Notes on photograph
COLLECTION
Corpus of Medals
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
F. Vannel-G. Toderi, La medaglia barocca in Toscana, Firenze 1987, p. 131, no. 109, pl. 36
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RELATIONS
Dizionario Biografico degli Italiani
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