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Artist:
Paul Manship, born St. Paul, MN 1885-died New York City 1966  Search this
Sitter:
Charles A. Platt  Search this
Medium:
bronze
Dimensions:
3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm) diam.
Type:
Sculpture-Medal
Date:
1918
Luce Center Label:
Charles Adams Platt (1861-1933) designed many museum buildings, including the Smithsonian Institution’s Freer Gallery of Art, which was commissioned in 1913 and opened to the public ten years later. Both Platt and Paul Manship, who created this medal, were participants in the famous artists’ colony at Cornish, New Hampshire.
Topic:
Occupation\art\painter  Search this
Occupation\art\printmaker  Search this
Figure male\child\full length  Search this
Occupation\art\architect  Search this
Portrait male\bust  Search this
Object\art tool\calipers  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1965.16.98
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk704d406d6-315e-49cc-a694-d72fc682134c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1965.16.98