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Adolph A. Weinman.

Adolph A. Weinman

Adolph A. Weinman.

by Adolph A. Weinman

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Published by University of Georgia Press in collaboration with the National Sculpture Society in [Athens] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Weinman, Adolph A. 1870-1952.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesThe American sculptors series,, 12
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNB237.W4 A42
    The Physical Object
    Pagination62 p.
    Number of Pages62
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6066937M
    LC Control Number50004459
    OCLC/WorldCa1719478

    Mint Director Robert W. Woolley invited three noted sculptors, Hermon A. MacNeil, Albin Polasek and Adolph A. Weinman, all of New York City, to prepare designs for the three silver coins, apparently with the intention of awarding a different coin to each artist. gold pieces). By , Weinman was a well know, and a highly acclaimed sculpture in his own right. The obverse design of Weinman's Walking Liberty half dollar is one of powerful symbolism. Miss Liberty, dressed in the stars and stripes, is walking Eastward towards the dawning of .

      Director Robert W. Woolley had invited three renown sculptors outside the Mint to produce designs for all three denominations, possibly intending that each coin would display the Author: Coinweek. Adolph A. Weinman. Weinman (), a German, moved to the United States at age ten, studied at the Cooper Union, and trained with Philip Martiny, Augustus Saint Gaudens, and .

    Adolph A. Weinman (–), a noted Beaux-Arts sculptor of the period who had studied under Augustus Saint-Gaudens, to design the friezes that adorn the walls of the Courtroom. Weinman’s training stressed that a sculpture’s subject matter should correlate with the function of the building in which it was to be placed. In this. The identity of the model used by Adolph A. Weinman when he was designing the Winged Liberty Head dime and Walking Liberty half dollar has always been controversial. Now a scholar of poet Wallace.


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Adolph A. Weinman's design of the silver Mercury Dime Adolph A. Weinman's design of the silver Walking Liberty Half Dollar Left: Depicts the bust of Elsie Stevens that Adolph A. Weinman. book A. Weinman sculpted in - the same bust used for the inspiration of the Mercury Dime. Adolph A. Weinman [John J.

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Weinman, Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander), Adolph A. Weinman. [Athens] University of Georgia Press in collaboration with the National Sculpture Society [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Adolph A Weinman; Adolph A Weinman: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Adolph A Weinman.

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Adolph A. Weinman () moved from Germany to the United States at age ten. He studied at Cooper Union and trained with Philip Martiny, Augustus Saint Gaudens, and Daniel Chester French. One of his most notable works is General Alexander Macomb, in Detroit. [Illustration]: Abraham Lincoln. Adolph A.

Weinman is an article from Art and Progress, Volume 2. View more articles from Art and this article. Seated Lincoln by Adolph A. Weinman The original of this figure stands in the center of Hodgenville, Kentucky, a short distance from Lincoln's birthplace. Abraham Lincoln's son Robert attended the dedication inthe centennial of his father's birth.

The letter below was sent by the coin’s designer, Adolph A. Weinman, to Frank G. Duffield, editor of The Numismatist. Those interested in the history of the Mercury (or Winged Liberty) dime will appreciate reading Weinman’s thoughts on his obverse and reverse designs, which were published in the magazine in December of Author: Coin Update.

Adolph Weinman, in his W. 21st St. studio, in New York, at work on large seated Abraham Lincoln. Identification on verso (handwritten): A.A.

Weinman & Stud. Born in Germany, Adolph Weinman came to the United States inand later studied at Cooper Union and the Art Students League in New York. He studied sculpture in the studio of Philip Martiny, and in worked under Augustus Saint-Gaudens, who would have a major influence on his : The Adolph A.

Weinman papers were donated by Weinman's sons, Howard K. Weinman inand Robert A. Weinman in The design, a creation of Adolph A.

Weinman, helped make the Walking Liberty half dollar (struck from through ) one of the world’s most beautiful coins. For most years of the American silver eagle program, both uncirculated and proof versions have been struck.

SOM#, Genesis - Web of Destiny, by Art Deco Artist Adolph A. Weinman, Featured on the website, which has photos of more than 5, medals by more than artists. Medallic Artist: Adolph A.

Lincoln, Abraham,Weinman, Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander),Lincoln Farm Association Collection lincolncollection; americana Digitizing sponsor Friends of The Lincoln Collection of Indiana, Inc.

Contributor Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection Language EnglishPages: 6. Adolph A. Weinman was an important earlycentury artist.

His name has been studied for decades because of his contributions to medals and coinage. His prolific body of work is an incredible display of artistry in the late s and early s. Mercury dimes, which were designed by Adolph A. Weinman and struck from throughare widely collected by date and mintmark; that’s one reason every issue in the series has strong demand.

Another factor that helps maintain the popularity of these coins into the 21st century is that they are easily accessible to coin collectors and. Adolph A. Weinman Weinman (), a German, moved to the United States at age ten, studied at the Cooper Union, and trained with Philip Martiny, Augustus Saint Gaudens, and Daniel Chester French.

The Mercury Dime was designed by Adolph A. Weinman, a renowned sculptor who also lay artistic claim to the Walking Liberty Half Dollar.

Weinman’s coins were Author: PCGS. Mercury Dimes. Adolph A. Weinman designed the Mercury Dime which was minted from to Mercury Dimes were struck in Philadelphia, Denver, and San Francisco.

D and the /1 overdates are the most famous as well as the rarest and most expensive Mercury Dimes. Adolph A. Weinman's Colossal "Civic Fame" photo by Stig Nygaard In the five boroughs—Manhattan, Queens, Brooklyn, Staten Island and the .Adolph A. Weinman, Descending Night, modeled ca.bronze, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs.

Adolph A. Weinman,