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Martino Rota

Image: Alessandro de Medici and Grand Duke Cosimo I de Medici of Tuscany

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Alessandro de Medici and Grand Duke Cosimo I de Medici of Tuscany

16th century
16th century
170 x 168 mm (6.7 x 6.6 in.)

Martino Rota, Italian, (ca. 1520–1583)

Object Type: print
Medium and Support: Engraving
Provenance / Collectors' Marks: Friedrich August II, 1797–1854, King of Saxony (Lugt 971); Wirttenberg? (Lugt 2606)
Bibliography: Bartsch 105 (vol. 16, p. 281); Nagler. Mon. 4, no. 2134, p. iii, 476B; "The Medici: Portraits and Politics 1512-1570," edited by Keith Christiansen and Carlo Falciani, The Metropolitian Museum of Art, New York, Distributed by Yale University Press, New Haven and London, 2021, pages 242-244
Credit Line: Gift of George W. Davison (BA Wesleyan 1892), 1943
Accession Number: 1943.D1.288

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This object has the following keywords:
  • government
  • male portraits
  • nobles (aristocrats) - Members of the nobility. [November 1995 lead-in term deleted, was "noblewomen"; lead-in term deleted, was "noblemen". January 1993 descriptor added.]
  • 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: 170 x 168 mm (6.7 x 6.6 in.) Measured by Bradford, Erin
  • Sheet Dimensions: 184 x 178 mm (7.2 x 7 in.) Measured by Bradford, Erin
  • Mat Dimensions: 482 x 355 mm (19 x 14 in.) Measured by Bradford, Erin

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