Mario Girolamo Vida (1485-1566)

Mario Girolamo Vida (1485-1566)
Mario Girolamo Vida (1485-1566)

A cast bronze medal of Mario Girolamo Vida of Cremona, Bishop [1533] of Alba, theologian and poet, by Tegniza of Cremona

Bearded bust of Vida to the right, wearing gown, HIERON – YMVS VIDA, rev  a Pegasus, QVOS AM A RVNT DEI, 36mm (Attwood 132). 
 
Very fine
 
Note:            A magnificent example was offered for sale by Cyril Humphris, European Medals, Pisanello to Soldani, 1446-1710, London, 1993, No 58.

£140.00