Texas Medallion Medal (design for obverse)

  • Joseph E. Renier, Texas Medallion Medal (design for obverse), 1935 or 1936, plaster, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Renier, 1967.93.35

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Joseph Renier created this plaster plaque as a design for the Texas Medal (see 1967.93.40). Such plaster plaques preserved the forms and details of original designs through the intermediate steps that led to the final medal.

Title
Texas Medallion Medal (design for obverse)
Artist
Date
1935 or 1936
On View
Dimensions
22 5/8 in. (57.5 cm.) diam.
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Mrs. Joseph Renier

Mediums
Mediums Description
plaster
Classifications
Keywords
  • Emblem – star
  • Emblem
  • Figure group – female
  • Allegory – place – Texas
Object Number
1967.93.35
Palette
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