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Jacopo da TREZZO | Portrait of Gianello della Torre of Cremona (obverse); Fountain of the Sciences (reverse)
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Jacopo da TREZZO | Portrait of Gianello della Torre of Cremona (obverse); Fountain of the Sciences (reverse)
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Jacopo da TREZZO
Italy 1515/1519 – Spain 1589
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Portrait of Gianello della Torre of Cremona (obverse);
Fountain of the Sciences (reverse) 1548?
Metalwork
bronze
8.0 cm (diameter)
not signed, not dated, title obverse relief: "IANELLVS.TVRRIAN. CREMON.HOROLOG.ARCHITECT", reverse relief "VIRTVS NVNQ : DEFICIT"
Purchased 1986
NGA 1986.1806
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Literature

George Hill, rev. Graham Pollard, Medals of the Renaissance, London: British Museum 1920, 1978 p.97, illus. b&w pl.18.8;

G.F. Hill and Graham Pollard, Renaissance Medals from the Samuel H. Kress Collection at the National Gallery of Art, London: Phaidon [1930, 1972] cat.441a, p.84, illus. b&w;

Mark Jones, The Art of the Medal, London: British Museum 1979 p.60, illus. b&w pl.140;

Philip Attwood in Stephen K. Scher, ed., The Currency of Fame: Portrait Medals of the Renaissance, London: Thames and Hudson 1994, cat. 55 pp.160-161, illus. b&w (all other impressions)

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