René de Birague, Chancellor of France

Germain Pilon, French, 1535 - 1590


modeled 16th century; later cast


Overall: 6 3/4 × 6 9/16 × 1/4 in. (17.2 × 16.6 × 0.7 cm)

Weight: 367 g (0.8 lb.)

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



Place Made: France, Europe



Object Name

Sculpture: Medal

Research Area


Not on view

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. 86.


Morton & Eden Ltd., Nash House, London, December 15, 2014, lot 370; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, 2015; lent to present collection, 2015; given to present collection, 2016.

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