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Medal - Peter-Paul Rubens, Belgium, 1840 Numismatics Reg. No: NU 20768

Summary:
Medal depicting Pierre-Paul Rubens, issued in Antwerp (Anvers), Belgium, 1840. Designed by Laurent Joseph Hart.
Acquisition Information:
Transfer from National Gallery of Victoria (NGV), 1976
Discipline: Numismatics
Dimensions: 73 mm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: art, art medals
Themes this item is part of: Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDALS
Secondary Classification: Art
Tertiary Classification: painting
Series: Portrait
DateEra: 1840 AD
Obverse Description: Bust of Rubens wearing hat
Reverse Description: Statue of Rubens at Antwerp on a pedestal on which, PETRO PAULO RUBENS CIVI OLIM SUO S.P.Q.A. MDCCCXXXX; around, SOUVENIR DES FETES BISSECULAIRES CELEBREES EN L'HONNEUR DE RUBENS OFFERT PAR LES ARTISTES A L. JACOBS CONSEILLER COMMUNAL; in exergue: ANVERS 1840
Edge Description: Plain
Shape: round
Material: Copper
Issued By: Belgium
Person Depicted: Mr Peter Rubens
Artist: Laurent Hart
References: Forrer II p.433

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