Paul Manship, John Johansen Portrait Medal (obverse), 1959, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Bequest of Paul Manship, 1966.47.118
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.
John Johansen Portrait Medal (obverse)
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- Not on view.
4 in. (10.2 cm) diam.
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Bequest of Paul Manship
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- Portrait male – Johansen, John C. – head
- Occupation – art – painter
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