Item PC/040 - Lorenzo de' Medici

Lorenzo de' Medici (Version 1) Lorenzo de' Medici (Version 2) Lorenzo de' Medici (Version 3) Lorenzo de' Medici (Version 4) Lorenzo de' Medici (Version 5) Lorenzo de' Medici (Version 6) Lorenzo de' Medici (Version 7) Lorenzo de' Medici (Version 8)

Key Information

Reference code



Lorenzo de' Medici


  • Mid 19th century-early 20th century (Creation)

Level of description



1 item

Content and Structure

Scope and content

This item was lost in the fire in The Mackintosh Building at The Glasgow School of Art on 15th June 2018.

By Michelangelo, c1526-34. Lorenzo de' Medici (01 Jan 1449-09 Apr 1492) was an Italian statesman and de facto ruler of the Florentine Republic during the Italian Renaissance. This item was damaged in the fire in the Mackintosh Building on 23rd May 2014. It underwent conservation and consolidation work in 2016.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling


System of arrangement

General Information

Name of creator

(Not available / given)

Archival history

Photographed in GSA in 1910. Original in Medici Chapel in the Church of San Lorenzo.

Custodial history

Listed in 1964/5 inventory as located in the museum and passage ways of the Mackintosh Building (GSAA/GOV/7/5).

Physical Description and Conditions of Use

Conditions governing access

Conditions governing reproduction

Language of material

Script of material

Language and script notes

Physical Description

Dimensions: 1824 x 695 x 740 mm (Plinth: 1000 x 720 x 760 mm)

Finding aids

Related Material

Existence and location of originals

Existence and location of copies

Related materials


Related descriptions

Notes area

Alternative identifier(s)



Place access points

People and Organisations

Genre access points

Administrative Information

Description identifier

GB 1694 PC/040

Institution identifier

GB 1694

Rules and/or conventions used

ISAD(G): General International Standard Archival Description - Second edition


Level of detail

Processing information




Accession area

Related subjects

Related people and organisations

Related genres

Related places