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Lovers (All Mankind Loves a Lover reverse)

1937
Designed by Robert Ingersoll Aitken (American, 1878–1949), Distributed by Society of Medalists (founded in 1930), Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990)


Object Place: United States

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 15

Accession Number

1988.426

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

issued by the society of medalists
Obv.: Female nude in embrace, inscribed “AMOR OMNIA VINCIT” (“love conquers all”)
Rev.: Male nude embracing nude woman, inscribed “ALL MANKIND LOVE A LOVER”
Rim: “The Society of Medalists Fifteenth Issue” and “Medallic Art Co. N.Y. Bronze ROBERT AITKEN SCULPTOR”

Credit Line

Gift of John M. Woolsey, Jr.