Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Maria Magdalena, Archduchess of Austria, Grand Duchess of Tuscany

Artist:
Medalist: Guillaume Dupré (French, 1579–1640)
Artist:
Medalist: Gasparo Mola (Italian, Coldre ca. 1580–1640 Rome)
Date:
1613
Culture:
French
Medium:
Lead
Dimensions:
Diam. 3 1/2 in. (89 mm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Harris Brisbane Dick Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.110.33
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 532
Signature: (below tranche of shoulder) G D F 1613 (Guillaume Dupré) ; (on ruff) G M (Gaspare Mola)

Inscription: (in margin) MAR[iae].MAGDALENAE.ARCH[iduchssae].AVSTR[iae].MAG[nae].D[ucissae].ETR[uriae]. (Maria Magdalena, Archduchess of Austria, Grand-Duchess of Tuscany)
Henry Oppenheimer (until 1936; sale, Christie, Manson and Woods, London, July 29, 1936, no. 318; sold to MMA)
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