121 to 133. First Premium to P. MEZZARA for artistic merit in Statuary, executed in San Francisco. We recommend the work of this artist for the First Premium, not alone for its intrinsic merit, but also for its effect in establishing on this coast a base for the development of this particular branch of art. Awarded a Gold Medal. [P. 77; see entries 02800135, 02800136, 02800137, 02800138, 02800139, 02800140, 02800141, 02800142, 02800143, 02800144, 02800145, and 02800146 for other works noted in this commentary.]
Report of the Board of Managers of the Seventh Industrial Exhibition of the Mechanics' Institute of the City of San Francisco.