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Study for Medals for Dishonor

1939–41
David Smith (American, 1906–1965)


Dimensions

31.2 x 39.2 cm (12 5/16 x 15 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1999.702

Medium or Technique

Etching, roulette, and engraving

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Paine acc. # 013-87
only 2 impressions known
Per SDP notes: “date on image looks like ‘1939’ but label on verso says ‘1940’ and catalogue entry says ‘1941’”
exhibited Pace Editions, Inc., New York, NY, 27 February- 31 March 1987
conserved 8/1/87
verso unseen as of 12/99

Provenance

Estate of the Artist;
Pace Editions, Inc. (purchased 2/1/87 for $4,000)

Credit Line

Gift of Susan W. Paine

Copyright

© VAGA, New York, NY