References

For further reading

Allison 1993/1994
Allison, Ann Hersey. “The Bronzes of Pier Jacopo Alari-Bonacolsi, Called Antico.” Jahrbuch der Kunsthistorischen Sammlungen in Wien 89/90 (1993/1994): 35–310.

Chambers and Martineau 1981
Chambers, David, and Jane Martineau, eds. Splendours of the Gonzaga. Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1981.

Ferrari 2008
Ferrari, Daniela. “L’Antico nelle fonti d’archivio.” In Trevisani and Gasparotto 2008, 300–328.

Fittschen 1990
Fittschen, Klaus. “The Bronze Bust of the ‘Young Marcus Aurelius’ by Antico and Its Antique Model.” The J. Paul Getty Museum Journal 18 (1990): 113–126.

Fogelman, Fusco, and Cambareri 2002
Fogelman, Peggy, Peter Fusco, and Marietta Cambareri. Italian and Spanish Sculpture: Catalogue of the J. Paul Getty Museum Collection. Los Angeles, 2002.

Götz-Mohr 1988
Götz-Mohr, Brita von, ed. Italien Frankreich Niederlande, 1500–1800. Vol. 2, Nachantike Kleinplastische Bildwerke. Liebieghaus-Museum Alter Plastik, Frankfurt am Main. Melsungen, 1988.

Hermann 1909/1910
Hermann, Hermann Julius. “Pier Jacopo Alari-Bonacolsi, genannt Antico.” Jahrbuch der kunsthistorischen Sammlungen des Allerhöchsten Kaiserhauses, 1883–1918 28 (1909/1910): 201–288.

Kräftner 2010
Kräftner, Johann, ed. Der Fürst als Sammler: Neuerwerbungen unter Hans-Adam II. von und zu Liechtenstein. Liechtenstein Museum, Vienna, 2010.

Leithe-Jasper 1986
Leithe-Jasper, Manfred. Renaissance Master Bronzes from the Collection of the Kunsthistorisches Museum Vienna. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1986.

Luciano 2011
Luciano, Eleonora, et al. Antico: The Golden Age of Renaissance Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Washington, 2011.

Radcliffe and Penny 2004
Radcliffe, Anthony, and Nicholas Penny. The Robert H. Smith Collection: Art of the Renaissance Bronze, 1500–1650. London, 2004.

Rossi 1888
Rossi, Umberto. “I medaglisti del Rinascimento alla corte di Mantova. II. Pier Jacopo Alari-Bonacolsi detto l’Antico.” Rivista italiana di numismatica 1 (1888): 161–194, 433–438.

Trevisani and Gasparotto 2008
Trevisani, Filippo, and Davide Gasparotto, eds. Bonacolsi l’Antico: Uno scultore nella Mantova di Andrea Mantegna e di Isabella d’Este. Museo di Palazzo Ducale, Mantua. Milan, 2008.

Credits

The Web feature was written by Eleonora Luciano and Dylan Smith. 

The section on Documents was produced in collaboration with the Archivio di Stato, Mantua.

Heights for the bronzes (without bases) are given in centimeters followed by inches.

The exhibition is made possible by the generous support of Robert H. and Clarice Smith.  It is on view at the National Gallery of Art until April 8, 2012.  It will be on view at The Frick Collection, New York, from May 1 to July 29, 2012.