James H. McGraw Award for Advancement of the Electrical Industry (obverse)

  • Anthony de Francisci, James H. McGraw Award for Advancement of the Electrical Industry (obverse), 1925, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate, 1966.110.7

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Research has not yet revealed the nature of the James H. McGraw Award for Advancement of the Electrical Industry. Anthony de Francisci's uniface artist's strike, or sample, represents the obverse of the true medal and shows a profile of James H. McGraw Sr., a founder of McGraw-Hill Publishing Company.

Title
James H. McGraw Award for Advancement of the Electrical Industry (obverse)
Artist
Date
1925
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
2 3/8 in. (6.1 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – written matter – book
  • Portrait male – McGraw, James H. – bust
Object Number
1966.110.7
Palette
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