19.Coin "Madonna in Floral Wreath" by Peter Paul Rubens" of series "Art i cultura" (produced)
Madonna in Floral Wreath by Peter Paul Rubens Andorra 2014 100 diners 1 kg Proof Silver Coin. Reverse Design by D.Fedorov
||112 x 75 mm
The Madonna in Floral Wreath coin has been presented within the new Madonna in Art series of 2014. This coin honors an outstanding masterpiece created circa 1620 by Peter Paul Rubens. Measuring 112 x 75 mm, this 1 kilo coin is struck of .999 silver with the extremely limited mintage – only 300 pieces worldwide!
The obverse of the Madonna coin bears the Coat of Arms of the Principality of Andorra. Struck in fine detail, there is also the upper part of the Renaissance column decorated with artist palettes on both sides. The inscriptions on the obverse include the face value of the coin, its issuing country and year.
The reverse features a small colored replica of Madonna in Floral Wreath by an outstanding Flemish artist Peter Paul Rubens. It’s more like a picture within a picture with Mary and Jesus in the center encircled by a floral arrangement and cherubs. The painting gives the impression that they are physically present and is a good example of talents of Rubens and Jan Brueghel the Elder. The name of the artist and that of the series are also indicated on the reverse. This 1 kilo Madonna coin is going to make a great addition to your collection and a perfect gift for an art lover! Do not hesitate – the coin’s a limited edition!