Commemorative Medal, 1938

  • A. B. Cianfarani, American, active 1938

Bronze

  • Overall: 2 15/16 inches (7.5 cm)

Gift of the Eaton-Clark Company

38.26

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Bronze
  • Medal
  • Medal
  • Commemorative
  • Alchemist
  • Windsor
  • Detroit

Inscribed, on obverse, top: The Alchemist Inscribed, on obverse, bottom: Le Chimiste | By David Teniers Jr Inscribed, on reverse, around outside: Eaton-Clark Company 100th Anniversary 1938 Inscribed, on reverse, inner cartouche: Founded in 1838 by | Theodore Horatio Eaton | Chemicals and Dyestuffs | Detroit, Michigan | and | Windsor, Canada

1938-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Bronzes and Ivories of European Origin. Exh. cat., Burlington Fine Arts Club. London, 1879, p. 72, no. 443. Bulletin of the DIA 18 (January 1939): p. 19 (ill.).

A. B. Cianfarani, Commemorative Medal, 1938, bronze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Eaton-Clark Company, 38.26.