James A. Morris

  • Anthony de Francisci, James A. Morris, 1914, cast bronze relief with green patina, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci, 1966.51.66

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The inscription “in his fortieth year” suggests that this portrait was a birthday gift for Anthony de Francisci’s friend James A. Morris. De Francisci created many medals and reliefs to commemorate important events and individuals, but he also sculpted many portraits that signal his affection and respect for his colleagues.

Title
James A. Morris
Artist
Date
1914
On View
Dimensions
7 x 4 7/8 in. (17.8 x 12.4 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Anthony de Francisci

Mediums
Mediums Description
cast bronze relief with green patina
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Morris, James A. – bust
Object Number
1966.51.66
Palette
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