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Plaquette

Plaquette

  • Place of origin:

    Italy (made)

  • Date:

    16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    da Castelbolognese, Bernardi Giovanni (artist)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver

  • Museum number:

    A.82-1919

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This silver plaquette was made by Giovanni Bernardi da Castelbolognese in the 16th century Italy. This plaquette represents a battle scene, and is signed 'IO. BE.' on a shield held by one of the warriors.

Physical description

Plaquette in silver depicting a battle scene. Signed on a shield held by one of the warriors.

Place of Origin

Italy (made)

Date

16th century (made)

Artist/maker

da Castelbolognese, Bernardi Giovanni (artist)

Materials and Techniques

Silver

Marks and inscriptions

"IO BE"
signed on a shield

Dimensions

Length: 57.5 mm, Width: 69 mm

Descriptive line

Silver plaquette, depicting a battle scene, Italian, 16th century.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Molinier, Émile. Les plaquettes: les bronzes de la renaisance: catalogue raisoné. Paris, J. Rouam, 1886. no. 338.
Martini, Luciana. Piccol: bronzi e placchette del Museo Nazionale di Ravenna. Bologna: University Press, 1985. pp. 184-185, no. 62.
Königliche Museen zu Berlin. Beschreibung der Bildwerke der christlichen Epochen. IV. Die deutschen Bildwerke und die der anderen cisalpinen Länder. Berlin, 1910. no. 1235. pl. LXVII.

Materials

Silver

Subjects depicted

Shield; Battle; Warrior

Categories

Plaques & Plaquettes

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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