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Pope Alexander VII (Fabio Chigi) b. 1599, Pope 1655–67

Artist:
Gasparo Morone (Italian, born Milan (?), died Rome, 1669)
Date:
ca. 1660
Culture:
Italian, Rome
Medium:
Cream-colored wax on slate
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture-Miniature
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.110.24
Not on view
The artist carved medals and coins for the Pope from 1640 to 1665.
Henry Oppenheimer , London (until 1936; sale, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, July 28, 1936, no. 232; sold to MMA)
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