This grouping of medals represents the Chazen Museum of Art’s Renaissance, Baroque, and nineteenth-century highlights and illustrates the history of the art of the commemorative medal. The catalog incorporates the scholarship of nine international medallic experts. Their erudition, consummate research skills, and effective prose are evident in the sixty-one essays on some of the masterpieces of this art form written for the education and enjoyment of students, specialists and the general public alike.
Publisher: American Numismatic Society and Chazen Museum of Art (2014)
Contributors: Philip Attwood, Arne R. Flaten, Mark Jones, Douglas Lewis, Eleonora Luciano, Joseph G. Reinis, Stephen K. Scher, Jeffrey Chipps Smith, Louis A. Waldman
Edited by: Maria Saffiotti Dale
205 pages, illustrated