TITLE

Medals for Dishonor--The Fifteen Medallions of David Smith

AUTHOR(S)
Dehner, Dorothy
PUB. DATE
December 1977
SOURCE
Art Journal;Dec77, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p144
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses medallions created by David Smith in the 1930s. Dedication of the medallions to the dishonor of the time, the world and all that is most craven in the human spirit; Smith's philosophic convictions that led to the creation of the medallions; How left-wing critics saw in the medallions support for proletarian art.
ACCESSION #
5491872

 

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