Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Medal designed in Honor of M. Jules-Eugène Lenepveu

Artist:
Medalist: Louis-Oscar Roty (French, Paris 1846–1911 Paris)
Date:
1881
Culture:
French
Medium:
Bronze, cast
Dimensions:
Diameter: 2 11/16 in. (68 mm)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of Samuel P. Avery, 1893
Accession Number:
93.10.1
Not on view
Signature: Right of stool: ROTY

Inscription: Reverse: (in margin, in two concentric circles and a half) MEMBRE DE L'INSTITUT ANCIEN DIRECTEUR DE L'ACADEMIE DE ROME / HOSPICE D'ANGERS PEINTURES MURALES. MARTYRE DE ST. SATURNIN. MORT DE VITELLIUS. ST. DOROTHEE MARCHANT AU AUPPLICE. LES MARTYRS AUX CATACOMBES / ST. CLOTHILDE. PLAFOND DU NOUVEL OPERA. EGLISE DE ST. AMBROISE PARIS; (in exergue) NE A ANGERS XII / DECEMBRE MDCCCXIX.
Samuel P. Avery (until 1893; to MMA)
Related Objects

Suez Canal Company

Artist: Medalist: Louis-Oscar Roty (French, Paris 1846–1911 Paris) Date: 1889 Medium: Silver, struck Accession: 07.124.6 On view in:Not on view

To Subscribers of the Old (French) Panama Canal Co. (1879–81), of which Baron Ferdinand Lesseps was Chief Engineer

Artist: Medalist: Louis-Oscar Roty (French, Paris 1846–1911 Paris) Date: 1880 Medium: Silver, struck Accession: 07.124.7 On view in:Not on view

The Gift of the Bartholdi Statue of Liberty by the French to the American Republic, 1886

Artist: Medalist: Louis-Oscar Roty (French, Paris 1846–1911 Paris) Date: 1886 Medium: Bronze, struck, silvered Accession: 07.124.10 On view in:Not on view

To Commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Third Republic

Artist: Medalist: Louis-Oscar Roty (French, Paris 1846–1911 Paris) Date: 1895 Medium: Gold, struck Accession: 99.10 On view in:Not on view

The Gift of the Bartholdi Statue of Liberty by the French to the American Republic, 1886

Artist: Medalist: Louis-Oscar Roty (French, Paris 1846–1911 Paris) Date: 1886 Medium: Bronze, struck, silvered Accession: 02.11.2 On view in:Not on view