The Currency of Fame: Portrait Medals of the Renaissance

By: Scher, Stephen K.

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Softcover. Condition: Very good, with very light shelfwear to covers. Binding sound, no inscriptions. 424pp. Many b/w and several colour plates. Discussed and illustrated in this volume are more than 170 highly exceptional medals covering a 200 year period from about 1400 to 1600. Special attention is called to both the splendid artistry they exhibit in themselves and to the development of the medallic art wherever it flourished in Europe - Italy, France, Germany, England, and the Low Countries. A heavy book. Will require extra postage if to be sent outside UK. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

Title: The Currency of Fame: Portrait Medals of the Renaissance

Author Name: Scher, Stephen K.

Categories: Art History,

Publisher: New York, Harry N.Abrams Inc. In Association with the Frick Collection: 1994

ISBN Number: 0810925729

ISBN Number 13: 9780810925724

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Type: Book

Size: 4to - over 9¾ - 12" tall

Seller ID: 004941

Keywords: PORTRAIT MEDALS,