after Pietro Torrigiano
plaster cast of bust, circa 1518
33 in. (838 mm) high
Linked publicationsback to top
- Saywell, David; Simon, Jacob, Complete Illustrated Catalogue, 2004, p. 136
Events of 1518back to top
Current affairsTreaty of London is signed to end war between England, France, the Holy Roman Empire, the Papacy, Spain, Burgundy and the Netherlands.
Art and scienceKing Henry VIII founds the Royal College of Physicians - the earliest licensed body of medical practitioners.
InternationalCharles I of Spain grants the first license to import African slaves into the Spanish American colonies.
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