Italy, Andrea Appiani, painter, Memorial Erected 1826, bronze medal by L Manfredini
Obv: bust left of Appiani, name around
Rev: the Thorvaldsen monument to Appiani in Milan
Condition: extremely fine or nearly so; Diameter: 43mm
References: Bramsen 1885; Julius 3830
Notes: Andrea Appiani (1754-1817), Milanese court painter to Napoleon Bonaparte. After the collapse of the Napoleonic Kingdom of Italy he fell into poverty.