Lisbon School of Fine Arts
probably 19th century
Medium or Technique
Metal; copper alloy
Not On View
Circular medal for the Lisbon School of Arts.
Obverse: Woman standing before spoils of art, wearing classical gown and holding a wreath in her right hand; inscribed above “HONOR ALIT ARTES”.
Reverse: Inscribed at edge “ESCOLA DE BELLAS ARTES DE LISBOA [flower]”.
Obverse: Inscribed above "HONOR ALIT ARTES".
Reverse: Inscribed at edge "ESCOLA DE BELLAS ARTES DE LISBOA [flower]".
After 1913, purchased by the MFA.
Gift of Henry H. Fay