FONTANA, Annibale
Italian medallist and hardstone-engraver (b. 1540, Milano, d. 1587, Milano)
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Bust of Ottavio Farnese
1570s
Marble
Civico Museo d'Arte Antica, Castello Sforzesco, Milan


Bust of Ottavio Farnese
1570s
Marble
Civico Museo d'Arte Antica, Castello Sforzesco, Milan


View of the façade
1575-87
Photo
Santa Maria dei Miracoli presso San Celso, Milan


View of the façade
1575-87
Photo
Santa Maria dei Miracoli presso San Celso, Milan


View of the façade
1575-87
Photo
Santa Maria dei Miracoli presso San Celso, Milan


Detail of the façade
1575-87
Photo
Santa Maria dei Miracoli presso San Celso, Milan


Presentation in the Temple
1575-87
Marble
Santa Maria dei Miracoli presso San Celso, Milan


Adoration of the Shepherds
1575-87
Marble
Santa Maria dei Miracoli presso San Celso, Milan


Virgin of the Assumption
1586
Marble
Santa Maria dei Miracoli presso San Celso, Milan


Model for an Angel
1583-84
Wax on a metal armature, mounted on wood, height 54 cm
Museum of Art, Cleveland


Medal of Giovanni Paolo Lomazzo
c. 1560
Bronze, diameter 5 cm
National Gallery of Art, Washington


Giovanni Paolo Lomazzo (obverse)
c. 1560
Bronze, diameter 5 cm
National Gallery of Art, Washington


Lomazzo Presented to Mercury by Fortune (reverse)
c. 1560
Bronze, diameter 5 cm
National Gallery of Art, Washington


Medal of Francesco Ferdinando d'Ávalos
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Bronze, diameter 7 cm
National Gallery of Art, Washington


Francesco Ferdinando d'Ávalos (obverse)
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Bronze, diameter 7 cm
National Gallery of Art, Washington


Francesco Ferdinando as Hercules Plucking the Apples of the Hesperides (reverse)
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Bronze, diameter 7 cm
National Gallery of Art, Washington


Hercules and Achelous
1560s
Rock crystal, enamel, and gold, 10 x 13 cm
Walters Art Museum, Baltimore


Hercules Attacking the Lernean Hydra
1560s
Rock crystal, enamel, and gold, 10 x 13 cm
Walters Art Museum, Baltimore


Hercules and Achelous
1560s
Rock crystal; gold and champlevé enamel frame, 8 x 10 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York


Hercules and Nessus
1560s
Rock crystal; gold and champlevé enamel frame, 8 x 10 cm
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York


Lidded Goblet
before 1569
Rock crystal, enamelled gold setting
Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna


Drug Jar for Theriac
c. 1580
Terracotta with white paint and gilt exterior and glazed interior, height 60 cm
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles


Drug Jar for Mithridate and Drug Jar for Theriac
c. 1580
Terracotta with white paint and gilt exterior and glazed interior, height 60 cm
J. Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles





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