The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Gianfrancesco Gonzaga, Marquis of Mantua
  • Pisanello (c. 1395 - 1455)
  • Gianfrancesco Gonzaga, Marquis of Mantua
  • Mantua, Italy
  • 1444
  • Medal
  • Bronze and gold, gilded
  • Diameter: 9.6 cm
  • Inscription: 'IOHANES ۰ FR / ANCISCVS /۰ DE ۰ GON / ZAGA ۰'
    Inscription: 'PRIMUS ۰ MARCHIO ۰ MANTVE' and 'CAPIT ۰ MAXI ۰ ARMIGERORVM'
    Signature: 'OPVS ·/ PISANI / PICTO / RI / S·'
  • S328
  • Smoking Room
History
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Further Reading
  • Tito Gagliardi; acquired by the comte de Nieuwerkerke in March 1866; acquired by Sir Richard Wallace in 1871.