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St. Francis of Assisi at Prayer (St. Francis and a Leper reverse)

Obv: Three depictions of St. Francis in prayer over a reclining figure / BLESSED ARE THEY WHO HUNGER AND THIRST AFTER HOLINESS / © PIETRO Rev: St. Francis with a leper / WHERE THERE IS DESPAIR LET ME BRING HOPE / [monogram PM] Edge: THE SOCIETY OF MEDALISTS 55TH ISSUE - MAY 1957 PIETRO MONTANA...

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Provenance

Collection of Katharine Lane Weems; to MFA November 1989.

Credit Line

Bequest of Katharine Lane Weems

1957

Mint

New York, New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

SOM Issue 55

Accession Number

1989.532

Medium or Technique

Patinated bronze

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Medals