You're viewing this item in the new Europeana website. View this item in the original Europeana.

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts - medal uncertain

OBV: Arts crowning artist
Leg: THE PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF THE FINE ARTS FOUNDED 1805; DANIEL-DUPUIS [exergue]
REV: laurel branch with palette, dividers and mallet
Leg: PRO . CAUSA . ARTIS . HONOS . HONORATIS [around]; AWARDED TO [centre]; JAMES ABBOTT MCNEILL WHISTLER 1902 [on palette, engraved]; DANIEL-DUPUIS [below] ISSU PENNSYLVANIA ACADEMY OF FINE ARTS DES DUPUIS, Daniel This is one of a group of medals awarded to the artist James McNeill Whistler (1834 - 1903). See also 53554 - 66, 53569 and 53585. Birnie Philip Gift, 1935, not lendable.