Pencil and ink wash heightened with white on heavy paperboard
Signed and dated in pencil lower center: “Rockwell Kent 1938”; inscribed in pencil right margin: “Rejected Medal Design”. Medal design face inscribed: “Life, Liberty and the Pursuit of Happiness”; medal design back inscribed: “Equal and Exact Justice To All Men of Whatever Faith or Persuasion-Hugo Lafayette Black 1938”. In fine condition aside from minor paper discoloration along lower right vertical edge and bottom left corner. From the Joseph and Marjorie Relkin Collection.