History of medal Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
Отдел Коллекция Проекты Научная работа отдела Библиотека События Партнеры Меценаты

"Sveonum monumenta vetusta". The Numismatic Collection of Elias Brenner (1647-1717) and Pavel Grigorievich Demidov (1738-1821)

The Exhibition «“Sveonum monumenta vetusta”. The Numismatic collection of Elias Brenner (1647–1717) and Pavel Grigorievich Demidov (1738–1821)» is dedicated to one of the best and oldest parts of the numismatic collection of the Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts as well as to the collectors and donators of it. The exhibition is the result of long work on studying of this collection and attribution of coins and medals.

KRASNOBAEVA YU.E. "SVEONUM MONUMENTA VETUSTA". NUMISMATIC COLLECTION OF ELIAS BRENNER AND PAVEL GRIGORIEVICH DEMIDOV [RUS.]. MOSCOW, 2017

The monograph with catalogue deals with the history of the E. Brenner and P.G. Demidov numismatic collection: Krasnobaeva Yu.E. "Pamjatnye drevnosti sveev". Numizmaticheskaya kollektsija Eliasa Brennera i Pavla Grigorievicha Demidova. Moscow, 2017

XXXV FIDEM CONGRESS

XXXV FIDEM Congress: Ottawa (Canada), May 29 - June 2, 2018

"Women and the Art Medal"

Since the Renaissance the portraits of powerful and influential women have appeared on medals, and nowadays a wide range of medals celebrate women and their many roles in society. Over the centuries medals have also been created, commissioned, awarded and collected by women as well as men. You are invited to speak about the roles of women in the imagery, design, production, dissemination and collection of medals from the 15th century to modern times...

Alphonse Eugène Lechevrel. Plaquette. "Hommage aux graveurs". 1899. Obverse

The plaquette represents allegory of medal art as an homage to famous French artists of the late 19th - early 20th cent. The Muse is shown writing their names on the scroll.