St. Paul Institute Medal (design for obverse)

  • Paul Manship, St. Paul Institute Medal (design for obverse), 1916, bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist, 1965.16.61

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Paul Manship studied at the St. Paul Institute of Arts in Minnesota from 1892 to 1903. This uniface artist’s strike, or sample, represents an earlier design for the obverse that was modified in the final medal (see 1965.16.57).

Title
St. Paul Institute Medal (design for obverse)
Artist
Date
1916
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
2 in. (5.1 cm) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of the artist

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze
Classifications
Keywords
  • Object – musical instrument – harp
  • Religion – angel
  • Figure group – female
Object Number
1965.16.61
Palette
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