Queen Victoria (obverse); Angel, Boat and Cherub (reverse)

Alfred Gilbert, English, 1854 - 1934

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Bronze medal

Overall: 2 1/2 × 2 1/2 × 5/16 in. (6.4 × 6.4 × 0.8 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Roger Arvid Anderson Collection - 250th Anniversary Gift, 1769-2019

2016.64.134

Geography/Culture

Europe, Great Britain

Period

19th century

Object Name

Sculpture: Medal

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Obverse: VICTORIA QUEEN of GREAT BRITAIN & IRELAND & EMPRESS of INDIA; Reverse: ART SAILETH THOUGH LIFE FAILETH ART UNION OF LONDON / 1837-1881

Publication History

Roger Arvid Anderson, The Roger Arvid Anderson Collection, Medals, Medallions, Plaquettes and Small Reliefs, Paintings, Sculpture, Works on Paper and Textiles, San Francisco: Roger Arvid Anderson (published privately), design by David L. Wilson, 2015, p. 220-221.

Provenance

European art market; sold to Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, date unknown; lent to present collection, 2011; given to present collection, 2016.

Old Number

EL.2011.34.17

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