American Art-Union Medal, Gilbert Stuart
Object Place: United States
Medium or Technique
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Vermeule: “Obv: Bust of Gilbert Stuart to the left. GILBERT STUART, Below, C C WRIGHT F. / ELLIS DEL.Rev: Fame crowns a painter and a sculptor. She stands on a three-stepped podium and leans her left arm on a large shield on an urn. She holds two extra wreaths on her left arm. they advance onto the first step, holding the tools of their trades in their hands. AMERICAN ART-UNION / date 1848 on the first step. DUGGAN DEL and engraved in script C C WRIGHT below the date.
Gift of Clifford S. Ackley