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CHAPLAIN, Jules-Clément

Mortagne-au-Perche, Orne 1839 - Paris 1909

Identification of the author and of the awarded person by Laure de Margerie, December 9, 2012.

Exposition Universelle internationale de 1900, médaille décernée à Wilder M. Darling

Medal attributed to painter Wilder M. Darling, Paris Exposition, 1900

1900

bronze

medal and plaquette

Dimensions (HxWxD): diam. 2 716 in.

obverse:
around the edge: REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
reverse:
around the edge: EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE INTERNATIONALE; right: 1900; in text block: W. M. DARLING ; signed to the right: J. C. CHAPLAIN

Acc. No.: 1921.186

Credit Line: Gift of W. M. Darling

Photo credit: Toledo Museum of Art

© Artist : public domain


Provenance

  • 1900, the painter Wilder M. Darling (Sandusky, Ohio 1856 -Toledo, Ohio 1933), pupil of the French painters Jean-Paul Laurens and Benjamin-Constant, is awarded a bronze medal at the 1900 International Exposition in Paris
  • 1921, Gift of W. M. Darling

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, December 9, 2012