Plaque

Plaque

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Description
Relief plaque of Louis Pasteur (1822-1895), the influential French bacteriologist. This was created by Doris Leavitt Appel (1904-1995), a sculptor in Lynn, Mass., who quoted Pasteur as having said: “I believe that science and beauty with triumph over ignorance and war.”
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Plaque, Wall
plaque
Other Terms
Plaque, Wall; Medicine
date made
early 1950s
maker
Appel, Doris
place made
United States: Massachusetts
Measurements
overall: 13 3/8 in x 10 1/4 in x 3 3/8 in; 33.9725 cm x 26.035 cm x 8.5725 cm
ID Number
MG.M-06614
catalog number
M-06614
accession number
198493
Credit Line
Dr. Bernard Appel
subject
Medicine
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Medicine and Science: Medicine
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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