Portrait Bust of John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester

Pietro Torrigiano Italian

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 509

The subject was traditionally identified as John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester and confessor to Henry VIII's first queen, Catherine of Aragon, but the identification has been increasingly called into question.

#401. The Sixteenth Century

Portrait Bust of John Fisher, Bishop of Rochester, Pietro Torrigiano (Italian, Florence 1472–1528 Seville), Polychrome terracotta, British

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