Identification and Creation
Object Number
B83
People
Charles Calverley, American (Albany, NY 1833 - 1914 New Jersey)
James Russell Lowell (1819-1891)
Title
James Russell Lowell (1819-1891)
Classification
Medals and Medallions
Work Type
medallion
Date
1896
Culture
American
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/172778
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Technique
Cast
Dimensions
17.2 x 17.2 cm (6 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: front, bottom: copyrighted 1896
  • (not assigned): Inscription reads: James Russell Lowell (center top)
    Feb 22, 1819 - Aug 12, 1891
    Sapiens Haered tabit nomen illus erit vivens in aeternum
    ecclus XXXVII. 26
    Signature reads: Chas. Calverley MDCCCXCV
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard University Portrait Collection, found at Elmwood
Object Number
B83
Division
European and American Art
Contact
am_europeanamerican@harvard.edu
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