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John Pintard (1759-1844)

John Pintard (1759-1844)
Title
John Pintard (1759-1844)
Date 
1857
Medium 
Plaster and wood frame
Dimensions 
diameter: 7 1/4 in. ( 18.4 cm )
Description 
Bas-relief portrait
Object Number 
X.41
Marks 
brass nameplate: on front: "JOHN PINTARD"
Gallery Label 
This bas-relief portrait of John Pintard, founder of The New-York Historical Society, is the plaster model for the medal struck to commemorate the opening of the Society's building on Second Avenue at Eleventh Street.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group