Why Medals Matter: The Story of the Renaissance Medal

29 Sep 2023

Only registered users can download this free product.
Category: Tags: , ,


(44 Reviews)


Eleonora Luciano, associate curator of sculpture, National Gallery of Art. Medals, like those given out at the Olympics, are typically associated with feats of athleticism. However, during the Renaissance, medals were used for purposes of propaganda. The National Gallery of Art has released a two-volume, 1200-page catalogue of its Renaissance medals collection, one of the world’s most outstanding. In this podcast, one of the authors, Gallery associate curator Eleonora Luciano, talks to host Barbara Tempchin about these intriguing works of art.


There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Why Medals Matter: The Story of the Renaissance Medal”

Vendor Information

  • Store Name: RedVilla
  • Vendor: RedVilla
  • 4.91 rating from 44 reviews