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  • silver (metal)
  • 57.3 x 41.2 mm
  • Inv. 1911-CJ

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Austrian medallist Henry Kautsch exhibited some art medals at the Salon of the Medal during the 1910 World Fair in Brussels. This silver plaque was titled 'La Médecine'. It depicts a standing woman with long robe giving a child a drink from a bowl.


Henry Kautsch RKD
Prague 1895 - Vienna 1943

Title Medicine
Period 20th century
Location Austria TGN
Signatures, inscriptions, and markings signatures (names) at the front, lower left: h . K a u t s c h .
on the reverse
Collection medals AAT
Object type art medal
plaques (flat objects) AAT
Inventory number 1911-CJ
Acquisition credit gift
Société Gantoise des Amis de la Médaille
IIIF Manifest
Art & Architecture Thesaurus 300055865 symbolism (artistic concept) AAT
Keywords Iconclass 31A72 female sex; woman Iconclass
31D112 child Iconclass
31D120 Youth, Adolescence, 'Iuventus'; 'Adolescenza', 'Gioventu' (Ripa) Iconclass
31D13 adolescent, young woman, maiden Iconclass
41C12 drinking Iconclass
41C121 giving drink Iconclass
49G medicine, medical science Iconclass
49G81 medicament, medicine Iconclass
Exposition Internationale de Bruxelles en 1910 : Salon international de la médaille contemporaine... : Groupe II: Beaux-Arts ; Classe 9B: Gravure en médailles (Bruxelles, Palais du Cinquantenaire, 01.05 - 15.11.1910) ; Catalogue / Victor Tourneur. - Bruxelles : Imprimerie A. Lesigne, 1910 (p. 44, cat nr 88 (12))
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