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Thou Sluggard (Go to the Ant reverse)

1942
Designed by Janet DeCoux, Struck by Medallic Art Company (1900–1990), Distributed by Society of Medalists (founded in 1930)


Mint: New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 25

Dimensions

Overall: Diam: 7.3 x 0.6 cm (2 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1989.522

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Medals

Obv: Sun shining on a sleeping figure / THOU SLUGGARD / J de COUX ©
Rev: Three ants moving through the grass / GO TO THE ANT CONSIDER HER WAYS AND BE WISE
Edge: THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS TWENTY FIFTH ISSUE 1942 JANET DeCOUX SCULPTOR / MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems