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Medal - Fame

Fame

  • Object:

    Medal

  • Place of origin:

    France (made)

  • Date:

    1920-1930 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Delannoy, Maurice, born 1885 - died 1972 (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bronze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mrs John Hull Grundy

  • Museum number:

    A.23-1980

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This medal depicting Fame is made by Maurice Delannoy in France in ca. 1920-1930.
Delannoy (1885-1972) was a sculptor and medallist who studied at the Ecole Germain Pillon. He was a pupil of Valton and Roiné and exhibited at the 1907 Salon in Paris.

Physical description

Obverse: Fame
Reverse: wreath of oak and laurel.

Place of Origin

France (made)

Date

1920-1930 (made)

Artist/maker

Delannoy, Maurice, born 1885 - died 1972 (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Bronze

Object history note

Given by Professor J. Hull Grundy and Mrs. Ann Hull Grundy, in 1980.

Descriptive line

Medal, bronze, Fame, by Maurice Delannoy (1885-1972), French, 1920-1930

Materials

Bronze

Subjects depicted

Laurel wreath; Female head; Oak wreath

Categories

Sculpture; Coins & Medals; Myths & Legends

Collection

Sculpture Collection

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