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Maker: Charles Cushing Wright, American, 1796–1854
Subject: Gilbert Stuart, American, 1755–1828
Publisher: American Art-Union, 1844–1852
Designer: Peter Paul Duggan, American, born Ireland, 1810–1861
Designer: Salathiel Ellis, American, 1803–1879

Gilbert Stuart American Art-Union Medal

1848

Bronze

137.22 g, 12:00, 64 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001
2001.87.1091
Geography: 
Made in United States
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
American
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., to 2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Helen A. Cooper et al., Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness: American Art from the Yale University Art Gallery, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2008), 221–23, no. 122, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.