Medal for Dishonor: Death by Gas

1939-1940

David Smith, American, b. Decatur, Indiana, 1906–1965

Bronze, 10 1/4 X 11 3/8 X 1 3/8 IN. (26.1 X 28.8 X 3.3 CM.) WT. 4 LB. (1.8 KG.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.4628

Provenance:
Jh Purchased From Willard Gallery, New York 1946

Exhibition History:
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Relief Sculpture: Selections from the Museum's Collection," 26 January-13 April 1986, no cat; checklist no. 37.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Abstract Expressionism (First Generation)

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