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Portrait of Antonio Canova (1757–1822)

Artist:
Medalist: Francesco Putinati (Italian, Milan or Verona ca. 1775–1848 Milan)
Date:
ca. 1822
Culture:
Italian, Milan
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 5/16 in. (3.3 cm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of Michael Hall, 1967
Accession Number:
67.219.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 554
Signature: Obverse: (on tranche) PUTINATI F.

Inscription: Obverse: (in margin) ANTONIO / CANOVA

Reverse: (in field) AL / SECOLO / DECIMO NONO
Michael Hall (until 1967; to MMA)
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