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Portrait Bust of Israel Chatinover

Jo Davidson

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Plaster
DATES 1931
DIMENSIONS 20 x 7 5/16 x 8 7/8 in. (50.8 x 18.6 x 22.5 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Incised along lower edge of neck at proper left: "J. DAVIDSON '31"
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 88.162
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mollie Beaver Chatinover
RIGHTS STATEMENT © artist or artist's estate
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CAPTION Jo Davidson (1883-1952). Portrait Bust of Israel Chatinover, 1931. Plaster, 20 x 7 5/16 x 8 7/8 in. (50.8 x 18.6 x 22.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mollie Beaver Chatinover, 88.162. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 88.162_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 88.162_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bust portrait of man facing frontally with furrowed brow, has thick wavy hair, supported on square pedestal base. Condition: Good; few chips around edges of base and minor scratches and abrasions overall.
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