Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Peace

Designer:
Albert Stewart (American (born England), London 1900–1965)
Date:
1936
Medium:
Bronze, brown patina
Dimensions:
Diam. 2-7/8 in. (7.3 cm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of the Society of Medalists, 1936
Accession Number:
36.132.1,2
Not on view
Inscription: Inscribed (obverse): PEACE; signed, dated, and inscribed (reverse): A. S. / MAN SEEKS / TO TURN FROM THE / SAVAGERY OF WAR / 1936

Marking: [copyright mark]; (edge): MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE / THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS FOURTEENTH ISSUE
Society of Medalists, New York (1936; their gift to MMA)

Albert TenEyck Gardner. American Sculpture: A Catalogue of the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1965, p. 175.



Related Objects

Silver King

Artist: Albert Stewart (American (born England), London 1900–1965) Date: 1927 Medium: Silvered bronze Accession: 38.18 On view in:Not on view

Standing Woman

Artist: Gaston Lachaise (American (born France) 1882–1935) Date: 1912–15; cast 1930 Medium: Bronze Accession: 1984.433.34 On view in:Gallery 913

Primitive Man

Date: ca. 1902–3, cast ca. 1905 Medium: Bronze Accession: 07.112 On view in:Gallery 774

Lilith

Artist: Kiki Smith (American, born Nuremberg, 1954) Date: 1994 Medium: Bronze with glass eyes Accession: 1996.27 On view in:Gallery 903