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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1903.40
People
After Georges Liard Sr., French (active 1895-1913)
After Unidentified Artist
Title
Henry III of France (1551-1589)
Classification
Medals and Medallions
Work Type
medal
Date
c. 1902
Places
Creation Place: Europe, France, Paris
Culture
French
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/231888
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Bronze
Technique
Cast
Dimensions
15.5 cm (6 1/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Henricus 3 D[ei] G[ratia] Fran[corum] et Pol[oniae] Rex 1575 [=Henry III by the grace of God king of the French and of Poland.]
Provenance
Georges Liard, Sr., Paris, France, sold; to Horatio Greenough Curtis, Boston, Massachusetts, gift; to Fogg Art Museum, 1903.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum, Gift of Horatio G. Curtis
Accession Year
1903
Object Number
1903.40
Division
Modern and Contemporary Art
Contact
am_moderncontemporary@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Fogg Art Museum, Charles Moore, and Horatio Greenough Curtis, Catalogue of Bronze Reproductions of Italian and French Medals of the Renaissance, Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, c. 1903), p. 15-16

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