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Dionysus

Designer:
Paul Manship (American, St. Paul, Minnesota 1885–1966 New York)
Date:
1930
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
Diam. 2-7/8 inches
(7.3 cm.)
Classification:
Medals and Plaquettes
Credit Line:
Gift of the Society of Medalists, 1933
Accession Number:
33.152.3,4
Not on view
Inscription: Signed, dated, and inscribed (obverse): P. MANSHIP 1930 / HAIL TO DIONYSUS WHO FIRST DISCOVERED / THE MAGIC OF THE GRAPE

Marking: (edge): [copyright mark] / MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS SECOND ISSUE
Society of Medalists, New York (until 1933; their gift to MMA)

Albert TenEyck Gardner. American Sculpture: A Catalogue of the Collection of The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1965, p. 154.



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