Bust of Cardinal Bernardino Panciatici by Giovanni Antonio Mazzuoli

Sitter important figure in Papal court under Alexander VIII, Innocent XII and Clement XI.

Details

Medium:
Marble
Dimensions:
98 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £5,000)
Acquired in:
1966
Vendor:
Heim Gallery

Carved as independent portrait bust, not as part of a wall monument. Intricate eg of High Baroque portaiture.

Provenance

Presented to V&A on occasion of retirement of Director, Sir Trenchard Cox.

Venue details

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum) Cromwell Road, London London SW7 2RL 020 7942 2000 www.vam.ac.uk

Entry details

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