Pietro Aretino (1492-1557) (obverse); Truth Crowned by Victory (reverse)

Attributed to Leone Leoni, Italian, about 1509 - 1590

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about 1537-1546

Bronze medal

Overall: 2 5/16 × 2 5/16 × 1/4 in. (5.8 × 5.9 × 0.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Roger Arvid Anderson Collection - 250th Anniversary Gift, 1769-2019

2016.64.146

Geography/Culture

Europe, Italy

Period

1400-1600

Object Name

Sculpture: Medal

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: DIVVS PETRVS ARETINVS; reverse: VERITAS ODIVM PARIT

Course History

ARTH 48.07, Michaelangelo‘s Modernism, Allan Doyle, Spring 2019

Publication History

Roger Arvid Anderson, The Roger Arvid Anderson Collection, Medals, Medallions, Plaquettes and Small Reliefs, Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper and Textiles, San Francisco: Roger Arvid Anderson (published privately), design by David L. Wilson, 2015, p. 64-65.

Provenance

European art market; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, date unknown; lent to present collection, 2011; given to present collection, 2016.

Catalogue Raisonne

Kress, No. 484a

Old Number

EL.2011.34.30

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