Alfred P. Sloan
ca. 1950-1960 Anthony de Francisci Born: Palermo, Italy 1887 Died: New York, New York 1964 gilded white metal 4 3/8 in. (11.2 cm) diam. Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Mrs. Gilda Slate 1966.110.37 Not currently on view
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Alfred Pritchard Sloan was the chairman of the board of General Motors from 1937 to 1956. In 1934 he established the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, a nonprofit organization that supports science and technology. This is a uniface artists strike or sample with screws in the back for mounting onto a display board for potential clients.
Portrait male - Sloan, Alfred P. - head
sculpture - relief