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Art Director's Club Medal

1921 Paul Manship Born: St. Paul, Minnesota 1885 Died: New York, New York 1966 bronze 2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm) diam. Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of the artist 1965.16.60 Smithsonian American Art Museum
Luce Foundation Center, 4th Floor, 46A, Drawer 1


Luce Center Label

Paul Manship designed this medal for the Art Director’s Club of New York, which was founded 1920 to promote the relatively new profession of art direction in American publishing. Art directors craft the “look” of magazines and journals through advertising, graphic design, illustration and photography, and this medal is awarded annually to recognize achievements in the field.

Keywords

Equestrian

Figure male - bust

Mythology - classical - Pegasus

Object - art tool - artist's brush

Object - art tool - palette

Object - foliage - laurel

Object - musical instrument - lyre

Occupation - art - painter

sculpture - medal

metal - bronze

cast

relief

About Paul Manship

Born: St. Paul, Minnesota 1885 Died: New York, New York 1966

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