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Concord Art Association, Medal of Honor

n.d. Albert Laessle Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1877 Died: Miami, Florida 1954 bronze 1/8 x 2 7/8 in. (0.3 x 7.2 cm) diam. Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle 1971.120.1 Smithsonian American Art Museum
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The impressionist painter Elizabeth Wentworth Roberts (1871-1927) founded the Concord Art Association in Massachusetts in 1917 to promote appreciation and education in the visual arts. The association’s medal of honor was first presented in 1924 to recognize “Meritorious Works.”

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Animal - bird - eagle

Object - foliage - pine

sculpture - medal

metal - bronze

relief

About Albert Laessle

Born: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1877 Died: Miami, Florida 1954

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