Concord Art Association, Medal of Honor

  • Albert Laessle, Concord Art Association, Medal of Honor, n.d., bronze, 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

Luce Center Label

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.”

Title
Concord Art Association, Medal of Honor
Artist
Date
n.d.
On View
Dimensions
1/8 x 2 7/8 in. (0.3 x 7.2 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the heirs of Albert Laessle: Mrs. Albertine de Bempt Laessle, Mr. Albert M. Laessle and Mr. Paul Laessle

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – foliage – pine
  • Animal – bird – eagle
Object Number
1971.120.1
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI