George Segal

George Segal
born New York City 1924-died South Brunswick, NJ 2000
Active in
  • New Jersey
U.S. States
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Artist Biography

Born in New York City. Initially a painter, later a sculptor, best known for his life-size figures made from white, plaster-impregnanted bandages but often placed in realistic positions and settings.

Charles Sullivan, ed American Beauties: Women in Art and Literature (New York: Henry N. Abrams, Inc., in association with National Museum of American Art, 1993)

Works by This Artist

mixed media: plaster, glass and painted wood
color lithograph and screenprint on paper sleeve containing one 7 inch vinyl recording disc with color xerographed label
color screenprint on paper
brush and ink, pen and ink, oil wash, gouache, charcoal and collage: photograph on paper