Drug Industry Annual NWDA Award (Diana Award) (design for obverse)

  • Joseph E. Renier, Drug Industry Annual NWDA Award (Diana Award) (design for obverse), 1963, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Renier, 1967.93.61

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Created in 1959, the National Wholesale Druggist Association (NWDA) Diana Award recognizes pharmaceutical product manufacturers. In Joseph Renier’s medal design the stylized figure of Diana carries a bow that symbolizes her role as the goddess of the hunt.

Title
Drug Industry Annual NWDA Award (Diana Award) (design for obverse)
Artist
Founder
Date
1963
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
3 in. (7.7 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Joseph Renier

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Occupation – medicine – pharmacist
  • Figure female – full length
  • Mythology – classical – Diana
Object Number
1967.93.61
Palette
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