Bursting the Bounds (Man's front, obverse; Man's back, reverse)

Donald De Lue, American, 1897 - 1988
Medallic Art Company



Bronze medal

Overall: 2 3/4 × 2 3/4 × 7/8 in. (7 × 7 × 2.3 cm)

Weight: 570 g (1.3 lb.)

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



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


obverse: Signed, lower left: DELUE Stamped, right edge: DONALD DeLUE; stamped, bottom edge: AUG 1985; stamped, left edge: SOM 111th ISSUE

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. 245.


Acquired by Roger Arvid Anderson, San Francisco, California, date unknown; lent to present collection, 1993; given to present collection, 2016.

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