Buste d'homme en costume contemporain
Bust of a gentleman in contemporary dress
ca. 1525–1530 (?)
Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 29 in.
Acc. No.: 41.190.479
Credit Line: Bequest of George Blumenthal, 1941
Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org, August 10, 2011
- Château d'Assier (inner facade), Lot, built between 1526 and 1535 for Galiot de Genouillac, Grand Maître de l'Artillerie and Grand Ecuyer de François I (château acquired by the French Government in 1934)
- Jacques Galiot de Genouillac
- 1941, Bequest of George Blumenthal (1858-1941)
- The dealer Brummer had two medallions apparently from the same series (now at Raleigh, Duke University?).
See also the two medallions, Medallions with the bust of a man, and of a woman, Boston, Museum of Fine Arts, no. 47.1452 and 1453.