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George D. Widener Memorial Award

1927


Object Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Dimensions

Overall: Diam: 5.1 x 0.2 cm (2 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1989.614

Medium or Technique

Gold

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: Portrait bust of George D. Widener surrounded by laurel branches / GEORGE (ornament) D (ornament) WIDENER MEMORIAL
Rev: A male sculpture wearing a laurel wreath and holding a hammer kneels before a sphynx / FOUNDED-BY-THE-PENNSYLVANIA-ACADEMY-OF-THE-FINE-ARTS-FOR-SCULPTURE / KATHARINE W. LANE / ALBERT LAESSLE

Provenance

Awarded to Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems