Charles Frederic Rand

  • Anthony de Francisci, Charles Frederic Rand, 1924, cast bronze with greenish patina, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate, 1966.110.3

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The American Institute of Mining and Metallurgical Engineers commissioned this relief to honor Charles Frederic Rand. It accompanies an award for excellence in mine administration, which was Rand’s expertise. Rand was president of the institute for a one-year term in 1913. This bronze uniface artist’s sample is based on a larger plaster relief executed in 1924 (see 1966.51.36).

Title
Charles Frederic Rand
Artist
Date
1924
On View
Dimensions
9 7/8 x 7 5/8 in. (25.0 x 19.4 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate

Mediums
Mediums Description
cast bronze with greenish patina
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Rand, Charles Frederic – bust
  • Emblem – coat of arms
Object Number
1966.110.3
Palette
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