Find, Learn, Price Art
Enjoy the comprehensive art database we've compiled since 1987
Membership Details
Images, sales charts, bios, signatures, 30 artist Alerts and more ...
Art auction records:  Millions of references for pricing research
Or, register for Free Alerts
To track 10 artists.

Already a member?  Sign in here

John Sinnock

 (1888 - 1947)
John Ray Sinnock was active/lived in Pennsylvania, New Mexico / Mexico.  John Sinnock is known for Portrait medallic art, coin engraving and design.

Biography   John Sinnock


John R. Sinnock (1888 - 1947) was the eighth Chief Engraver and Sculptor of the United States Mint. During his tenure at this post, he designed the Roosevelt Dime, the Franklin Half Dollar, assisted with the modern Purple Heart, the Congressional medal awarded to Thomas Edison, and various other medals and commemorative coins. With superb talent and expertise, Sinnock made important contributions to the numismatic community and solidified his place as one of the greatest engravers in American history.

Sinnock demonstrated an early aptitude for the arts. Dedicated to pursuing a career in the artistic field, Sinnock enrolled at the Philadelphia Museum School of Industrial Art (now the University of the Arts College of Art & Design)   ...  Displaying 750 of 6121 characters.

    >   Continue reading about John Sinnock


Museums (1):  John Sinnock    


Discover art and art prices ...
•  Auction records and images
•  Record prices, graphs, stats
•  Artist signature examples
•  More about subscribing

An example of work by John Sinnock
Art images copyright© of artist or assignee

Subscribers may find the following and more:
Did it sell?  Low/high estimate
Size of work   Signature   Date created
Research John Sinnock

Consider a subscription!  More info