Art Director's Club Medal

  • Paul Manship, Art Director's Club Medal, 1921, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1965.16.60

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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.

Title
Art Director's Club Medal
Artists
Date
1921
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
2 1/8 in. (5.4 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Classifications
Keywords
  • Mythology – classical – Pegasus
  • Occupation – art – painter
  • Figure male – bust
  • Object – foliage – laurel
  • Object – art tool – palette
  • Object – art tool – artist's brush
  • Object – musical instrument – lyre
  • Equestrian
Object Number
1965.16.60
Palette
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