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Cosimo I, Grand Duke of Tuscany

16th century
430 x 295 mm (16.9 x 11.6 in.)

Nicolò della Casa (aka Niccola Della Casa), French, active Italy
After Baccio Bandinelli, Italian, (1488–1560)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
State: Second state, with address of Antonio Lafreri, Roma
Print impression quality: Good
Marks: Signed in plate
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Alfred Morrison (Lugt 151)
Bibliography: Robert-Dumesnil 4 ii (vol. 9, p. 182).
Credit Line: Purchase funds, 1966
Accession Number: 1966.34.1

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  • armor (protective wear) - Use generally for that category of costume designed to be worn or carried to protect the body in combat. Armor pieces which are always physical parts of or are affixed to other pieces and cannot function alone are collocated under "." For specifically groups of armor pieces designed as a whole to possess particular physical characteristics in order to suit a particular purpose or occasion, use "armors." [April 1998 descriptor changed, qualifier added; UK alternate descriptor changed, qualifier added. January 1996 related term deleted, was "doublets".]
  • male portraits
  • ornament - Decorative forms that are an integral part of a building or object but are not essential to its structure. Regarding techniques of embellishment in general, use "decoration (process)." [November 1990 descriptor moved.]
  • portraits - Representations of real individuals that are intended to capture a known or supposed likeness; for representations of fictional or mythological characters, use "figures (representations)." [March 1993 lead-in term added. April 1991 descriptor m

  • plate Dimensions: 430 x 295 mm (16.9 x 11.6 in.)

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