Download Full Text (11.8 MB)
sculptor producer issuer
The commemorative medal's obverse depicts a face-only portrait of Augustus Saint-Gaudens, an American sculptor of the Beaux-Arts generation. The medal's reverse features an image of a large hand, wrist, and forearm. A male sculptor lies on the sculpture's forearm and places a chisel at the wrist.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
1 3/4 inches (diameter)
Materials and Techniques Display
obverse: THE HALL OF FAME FOR GREAT AMERICANS / 1848 / 1907 / SAINT GAUDENS / AT NEW YORK UNIVERSITY edge: MEDALLIC ART CO. N.Y. BRONZE
New York University. Hall of Fame for Great Americans; Saint-Gaudens, Augustus, 1848-1907
coins & medals
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
Mississippi State University Libraries
Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).
For more information about the contents of this collection, email firstname.lastname@example.org.