Requires Photography

Sower of the Forest (Squirrels reverse)

1965
Designed by Elizabeth N. Weistrop, 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 72

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1989.546

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Contemporary Art

Classifications

Medals

Obv: Two squirrels on an oak branch with hills in the background / SOWER / OF THE / FOREST / © E.W.
Rev: Squirrel with nut and oak leaves
Edge: THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS 72ND ISSUE - NOV. 1965 ELIZABETH WEISTROP, S.C. © / MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE

Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems