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Bronze portrait medallion of Andrew Carnegie in the Carnegie Library, between 1898 and 1899

Bronze portrait medallion of Andrew Carnegie in the Carnegie Library, between 1898 and 1899

Item Information

Title: Bronze portrait medallion of Andrew Carnegie in the Carnegie Library

Date: between 1898 and 1899

Physical Details: 1 photographic print : sepia ; 14 x 09 cm.

Description: The portrait medallion hangs on a wall above a separate plaque which reads: Carnegie Library; building commission; W.H. Holliday, president; Aven Nelson, secretary; Eli Crumrine, treasurer.

The medallion itself bears Carnegie's name and the signature "Photo, sculpture, Rockwood, Stahl."

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records, 1883-1962, bulk 1885-1940

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Bronze portrait medallion of Andrew Carnegie in the Carnegie Library, between 1898 and 1899 / unidentified photographer. Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records, 1883-1962, bulk 1885-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 12861