Cacus Stealing the Oxen of Hercules

Galeazzo Mondella, called Moderno, Italian, 1467 - 1528


about 1500


Overall: 2 3/4 × 2 1/8 × 1/8 in. (7 × 5.4 × 0.3 cm)

Weight: 55 g (0.1 lb.)

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



Place Made: Italy, Europe



Object Name

Sculpture: Plaquette

Research Area


Not on view


Signed, in cast, obverse: O MODERNI

Course History

ARTH 84, Media and Meaning in Renaissance Sculpture, Adrian Randolph, Fall 2013

Exhibition History

Renaissance and Mannerist Plaquettes and Medals from the Collection of Roger Arvid Anderson, Class of 1968, Ivan Albright Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, September 19-November 21, 2013.

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. 128.


Glendining & Co., London, Renaissance medals, June 10, 1987, lot 273; to Blumka Gallery, New York, New York; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, May 1, 1988; lent to present collection, 2011; given to present collection, 2016.

Catalogue Raisonne

Kress, Fig. 154, No. 135; Wixom, No. 35

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