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500 Anniversary of the Birth of Tintoretto
500 лет со дня рождения Тинторетто
Presented by
Italian Mint
Nominal value
20 euro
Weight
6,451
Diameter
21
Metal
Gold 900 °
Mintage
1000
Production quality
Proof
Designer
Maria Carmela Colaneri
Producer
Italian Mint
Description of obverse and reverse
Obverse: a face representing Italy within a five-pointed star with details from the emblem of the Italian Republic: a cogwheel, oak and olive branches; above, between two points of the star, a towered crown; below, the logo of the Europa Star Programme

Reverse: detail from “Susanna and the Elders” by Jacopo Robusti, known as ‘Tintoretto’, a painting which is one of the most famous works of this Renaissance painter (Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna).
A brief annotation
Tintoretto was an Italian painter and one the most important exponent of the Venetian school. His work is characterised by his muscular figures, dramatic gestures and bold use of perspective, in the Mannerist style.
New issue
№ 2 (59) 2022
№ 2 (59) 2022
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