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Portrait of Cardinal Pietro Bembo, Venetian Humanist (b. 1470, Cardinal 1538, d. 1547)

Maker:
Danese Cattaneo (Italian, ca. 1512–1572) , Tuscan-born, active in Venice and Padua
Date:
ca. 1547
Culture:
Italian, Venice
Medium:
Bronze, cast
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.161.6
Not on view
Inscription: Obverse: (in relief) PETRI.BEMBI.CAR.
[ Heilbronner Gallery , until 1909; sold to MMA ]
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