Cornish Masque Commemorative Plaquette

1905–06
Designed and engraved by Augustus Saint-Gaudens (American (born in Ireland), 1848–1907)


Catalogue Raisonné

Dryfhout 202; Baxter 79

Dimensions

Height x width: 3 1/8 x 1 7/8 in. (8 x 4.7 cm)

Accession Number

39.297

Medium or Technique

Gilt bronze

On View

Jan and Warren Adelson Gallery (Gallery 221)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Medal “In affectionate remembrance of the Celebration of June XXIII MCMV. Augusta and Augustus St. Gaudens. Rectangular in low relief showing fire burning in temple over inscription “Amor vincit”. Many names inscribed above and below in minute letters.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Frances Grimes