French Sculpture Census

photo credit : Courtesy National Gallery of Art, Washington
artist © : public domain

VARIN ou WARIN, Jean
Liège, Belgium 1604 - Paris 1672

Anne-Geneviève de Bourbon-Condé
Anne-Geneviève de Bourbon-Condé

c. 1642
lead

medal and plaquette
diameter: 2 1/16
weight: 40 gr
around circumference: AN.GEN.BORBONIA.D.LONG.S.P.NOVICASTRI (Anne-Geneviève de Bourbon, Duchess of Longueville and Countess of Neuchâtel)

Acc. No. : 1995.49.10
Credit Line : Gift of Mark Wilchusky in honor of Douglas Lewis and Sir John Pope-Hennessy

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, The National Gallery of Art

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Provenance

  • Chicago, Virgil Brand (d. 1922)
  • New York, Paul Bosco
  • 1988, purchased by Mark Wilchusky, New York
  • 1995, Gift of Mark Wilchusky to the National Gallery of Art, Washington, in honor of Douglas Lewis and Sir John Pope-Hennessy

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 24 August 2011
  • 2007 Pollard
    John Graham Pollard, Renaissance Medals. The Collections of the National Gallery of Art Systematic Catalogue, 2 vols, Washington, 2007, vol 2, n. 663, repr.