from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Of, or pertaining to, medals or a medal.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Of or pertaining to a medal, or to medals.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Pertaining to, of the character of, or represented on a medal or medals: as, the medallic art; a medallic coin or portrait.
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Again, since the invention of printing, there is longer reason in giving coins a medallic character.
In earlier incarnations of Sisyphus whose images can be found in the link below, especially in her medallic work, there is a higher degree of relief and, therefore, more of a boundary between man and what obsesses him.
Also on display are McAdam Freud's collection of drawings inspired by her artist's residency at the Freud Museum in London, her medallic art, and her short film, Dead or Alive.
McAdam Freud's latest incantation of Sisyphus, more amorphous than its medallic counterpart, which makes palpable the conceptual roots of Sigmund Freud's repetition compulsion.
The reverse inscription is the work of Joseph Menna, a medallic sculptor who is also our number one digital engraving expert.
This is my second visit to the ANA museum, and I am looking forward to attending the FIDEM show there and seeing your theme, Passages to Reconstruction, carried out in many beautiful medallic sculptures on display.
Again, my congratulations to you and to FIDEM on your history of achievement in medallic artistry.
Some of the opportunities we have in the near-term to raise the bar of design excellence in American coinage and medallic art include Congressional Gold Medals, national medals and the 2008 American Bald Eagle commemorative – celebrating the 35th anniversary of the Endangered Species Act – which will show the evolution of the eagle from hatchling to adult.
We also visited the medallic art school connected to the Italian Mint and the Vatican for its history of minting medals for the popes.
I have been doing some models at a 9″ scale and am looking for more work to do in the medallic art field, but not as a designer only as a sculptor
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