model late 15th century (cast 18th or 19th century)
Italian, Rome (?)
Copper alloy with a silvered surface; pierced at the top; lead-plugged hole under the INRI-tablet.
9.3 x 6.8 cm, wt. 179.49 g.
Robert Lehman Collection, 1975
Not on view
This plaquette portrays the bust of Christ with a cruciform halo. This late and crude cast is from the eighteenth or nineteenth century. It is a variation of another plaquette in the Lehman Collection: 1975.1.1335.
Artist: Jacometto (Jacometto Veneziano) (Italian, active Venice by ca. 1472–died before 1498)Date: ca. 1485–95Medium: Oil on wood; (verso: oil and gold on wood)Accession: 1975.1.85On view in:Gallery 953