Jacques Lipchitz (American, born Lithuania, 1891–1973). <em>Bust of Marsden Hartley</em>, 1942. Bronze, wood base, Overall: 21 1/8 x 9 x 13 1/4 in. (53.7 x 22.9 x 33.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Edith and Milton Lowenthal Foundation, Inc. in memory of Carl L. Selden, 81.38. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 81.38_transp2735.jpg)

Bust of Marsden Hartley

Artist:Jacques Lipchitz

Medium: Bronze, wood base


Dimensions: Overall: 21 1/8 x 9 x 13 1/4 in. (53.7 x 22.9 x 33.7 cm) Base only: 7 3/4 x 6 1/2 x 8 1/4 in. (19.7 x 16.5 x 21 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor


Accession Number: 81.38

Image: 81.38_transp2735.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Over life-sized bronze head of an older man on a square, wood base painted black; man looks straight ahead; hair in comb-over parted on proper left side; figure has large beaked nose, small closed mouth, and deep wrinkles around eyes and mouth; loose modeling. Condition: Good. Some white/greenish corrosion in crevices.

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