John Johansen Portrait Medal (obverse)

  • Paul Manship, John Johansen Portrait Medal (obverse), 1959, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship, 1966.47.118

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Paul Manship created several medals of artists such as this one showing painter John C. Johansen (1876-1964), who was born in Denmark and studied at the Art Institute of Chicago. Johansen established his reputation as a painter of tonalist and impressionist landscapes.

Title
John Johansen Portrait Medal (obverse)
Artist
Date
1959
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
4 in. (10.2 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Bequest of Paul Manship

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – Johansen, John C. – head
  • Occupation – art – painter
Object Number
1966.47.118
Palette
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