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Cosimo II de' Medici (1590–1621), Grand Duke of Tuscany

Artist:
Workshop of Justus Sustermans (Flemish, Antwerp 1597–1681 Florence)
Date:
1597–1681
Culture:
Flemish
Medium:
Oil on canvas, transferred from wood
Dimensions:
78 x 48 in. (198.1 x 121.9 cm)
Classification:
Miscellaneous-Paintings & Portraits
Credit Line:
Gift of Bashford Dean, 1922
Accession Number:
22.150
Not on view
Ex coll: Charles Butler, London; Asher Wertheimer, London; Blakeslee Gallery, NY.
Laking, Guy Francis, Charles A. de Cosson, and Francis Henry Cripps-Day. A Record of European Armour and Arms Through Seven Centuries. Vol. IV. London: G. Bell and Sons, 1921. p. 189.

Dean, Bashford. "Ancient Armor Lost and Found: A Missing Visor Returns." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 17 (November 1922). pp. 235, 237, 239, fig. 3.

Dean, Bashford. "Ancient Armor Lost and Found: A Missing Visor Returns." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 17, no. 11 (November 1922). pp. 235, 237, 239, fig. 3.

Allgemeines Lexikon der bildenden Künstler. Vol. 32. Leipzig: E. A. Seemann, 1938. p. 323.

Davenport, Millia. The Book of Costume. New York, 1948. vol. 2, p. 638, no. 1720, ill.

Liedtke, Walter. Flemish Paintings in the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Vol. vol. 1. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1984. vol. 1, pp. 250–52; vol. 2, pl. 94.

Nickel, Helmut. "Arms and Armor from the Permanent Collection." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 49, no. 1 (Summer, 1991). pp. 25, 64, ill.

Pyhrr, Stuart W. "Of Arms and Men: Arms and Armor at the Metropolitan, 1912–2012." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 70 (Summer 2012). p. 9, fig. 8 (color).



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