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Two Medals Commemorating James McNeill Whistler

A work made of bronze.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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Date:

1890–1908

Artist:

Victor David Brenner (American, born Šiauliai, Russian Empire, now Lithuania, 1871–1924)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of the Americas

Artist

Victor David Brenner

Title

Two Medals Commemorating James McNeill Whistler

Place

United States (Artist's nationality:)

Date  Dates are not always precisely known, but the Art Institute strives to present this information as consistently and legibly as possible. Dates may be represented as a range that spans decades, centuries, dynasties, or periods and may include qualifiers such as c. (circa) or BCE.

c. 1890–1908

Medium

Bronze

Inscriptions

OB marked with butterfly signature and inscribed: James McNeill Whistler-painter, etcher, writer. Reverse inscribed with Peacock at left inscribed: "Messieurs les ennemis" & butterfly signature

Dimensions

9.1 × 6.5 cm (3 9/16 × 2 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Charles L. Hutchinson

Reference Number

1908.103.1-2

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