Self-Portrait

  • Eugenie Gershoy, Self-Portrait, 1975, bronze/cast, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase through the Director's Discretionary Fund, 1975.96

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Eugenie Gershoy modeled this piece in 1975 as part of her series of artists’ portraits. In these sculptures, each artist is shown at work in his or her profession. Gershoy is depicted without tools and appears to be gesturing to the viewer. She may be describing something or working on a large sculpture that cannot be seen.

Title
Self-Portrait
Artist
Date
1975
On View
Dimensions
18 3/8 x 7 1/8 x 6 1/4 in. (46.7 x 18.1 x 15.9 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase through the Director's Discretionary Fund

Mediums
Mediums Description
bronze/cast
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait female – Gershoy, Eugenie – full length
  • Occupation – art – sculptor
  • Portrait female – Gershoy, Eugenie – self-portrait
  • Occupation – art – printmaker
  • Occupation – art – painter
Object Number
1975.96
Palette
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