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Isaac Soyer Portrait

Isaac Soyer

Born:
Borisoglebsk, Russia 1902

Died:
New York, New York 1981

Photo Caption:
Issac Soyer, Peter A. Juley & Son Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum J0115186

Biography

Painter, trained at Cooper Union. The younger brother of artists Raphael Soyer and Moses Soyer, he often portrayed working-class people in New York City.

Joan Stahl American Artists in Photographic Portraits from the Peter A. Juley & Son Collection (Washington, D.C. and Mineola, New York: National Museum of American Art and Dover Publications, Inc., 1995)