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Augustus Saint Gaudens

1934
Designed by John Flanagan (American, 1865–1952), Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990)


Mint: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 4.6 x 0.6 cm (2 1/2 x 1 13/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1989.606

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv.: Portrait of Augustus Saint Gaudens facing left / AUGUSTUS SAINT-GAUDENS / STATUAIRE AETATIS LVI / MCM (JF in monogram) XXXIV
Rev.:IN (triangle) HONOR (triangle) (triangle) (triangle) / OF (triangle) AN (triangle) AMERICAN / SCULPTOR (triangle) (triangle) (triangle) AVGVSTVS SAINT / GAUDENS (triangle) (triangle) (triangle) SCULPTORS (triangle) DINNER (triangle) OF THE /MEDALLIC (triangle) ART (triangle) COMPANY (triangle) N.Y / APRIL (triangle) IX (triangle) MCMXXXVII
Edge: MEDALLIC ART. CO. N.Y. BRONZE

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems