French Sculpture Census

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artist © : public domain

ROTY, Louis Oscar
Paris 1846 - Paris 1911

Art appliqué à l'Industrie
Art Applied to the Industry

1884
bonze

medal
D. 3 1/8; weight: 0,564 lbs
obverse:
around the circumference: ART APPLIQUE A L'INDUSTRIE
at lower: VULCAIN SOUMETTANT SON / TRAVAIL A MINERVE
signed at lower right: ROTY
reverse:
around the circumference: MINISTERE DE L'INSTRUCTION PUBLIQUE ET DES BEAUX-ARTS

Acc. No. : 2001.87.27651
Credit Line : Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001

New Haven, Connecticut, Yale University Art Gallery

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Provenance

  • 2001, Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection

Bibliography

  • Museum's website (accessed May 2017)
  • 1907 Forrer
    Leonard Forrer, Biographical dictionary of medallists, New York, 1912, vol. V, p. 230: 1884: Art applied to Industry; Vulcain presenting a shield to Minerva. This was the last work of the artist sent from Rome.

Related Works

Art Applied to the Industry, 1884, bronze, 3 1/8 in, MEDOR 1295, musée d'Orsay, Paris.