Iconography
RELIGIOUS ICONOGRAPHY
Images of Christ
PortraitsHeads of Christ in profile
Further details
Inscription: THIS FIGURE IS THE SIMILYTUDE OF OUR LORD IHS OUR SAVIOUR IMPRINTED IN AMIRALD BY THE PREDECESSORS OF THE GREAT TURKE AND SENT TO POPE INNOCENT THE VIII FOR A TOKEN TO REDEME HIS BROTHER THAT WAS TAKYN PRISONER
ARTIST/CREATOR
English
DATE
16th century
LOCATION
Private collection
Notes on photograph
BIBLIOGRAPHIC CITATION
G. F. Hill, The Medallic Portraits of Christ, 1920, p. 32; John Shearman, Raphael's Cartoons and the Tapestries for the Sistine Chapel, 1972, pp. 50-51
Contact
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