Rinaldo della Luna

Rinaldo della Luna

Purchased from Oronzio Lelli in 1885 for 8s 4d (10 lire)

Original:

Rinaldo della Luna
Mino da Fiesole (1429-84)
1461
Marble
Museo Nazionale (Bargello), Florence, Italy

Inscribed around the base with the sitter's name, giving his age as 27 years, together with the artist's name and the date, 1461. RINALDO DELLA LVNA SVE ETATIS ANNO XXVII OPVS MINI NE MCCCCLXI.