Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Virgin and Child

Artist:
Francesco Marti (active 1489–1516)
Date:
ca. 1500
Culture:
Italian, Lucca
Medium:
Gilt bronze and silver
Dimensions:
13 3/16 x 6 13/16 x 5/8 in. (33.5 x 17.3 x 1.6 cm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1966
Accession Number:
66.198
Not on view
Inscription: Tag on upper right of copper backing numbered: 2187
[ Oscar Meyer , until 1966; sold to MMA ]
Related Objects

Male saint

Artist: Francesco Marti (active 1489–1516) Date: early 16th century Medium: Gilt bronze Accession: 18.70.14 On view in:Gallery 500

Sprite

Artist: Sculptor close to Donatello (Italian, Florence ca. 1386–1466 Florence) Date: ca. 1432 Medium: Gilt bronze Accession: 1983.356 On view in:Gallery 500

Virgin and Child on a crescent moon

Artist: Date: late 15th–early 16th century
Accession Number: 1993.403
Date: late 15th–early 16th century Medium: Gilt bronze Accession: 1993.403 On view in:Gallery 500

Monumental vase

Artist: Pedestal and mounts by Pierre Philippe Thomire (French, Paris 1751–1843 Paris) Date: lapidary work: early 19th century; pedestal and mounts: 1819 Medium: Russian malachite, composite filling material; gilt-bronze mounts; bronze pedestal Accession: 44.152a, b On view in:Gallery 553

Processional cross

Artist: Date: ca. 1460–80
Accession Number: 17.190.499
Date: ca. 1460–80 Medium: Partly gilt silver, niello, and copper with traces of gilding, over wood Accession: 17.190.499 On view in:Gallery 500