Adolph S. Ochs (1858-1935)
Plaster painted to simulate bronze with newspaper and horsehair
Overall: 24 x 16 3/4 x 11 in. ( 61 x 42.5 x 27.9 cm )
inscriptions: signed under proper left arm: "MALVINA HOFFMAN"
Born in Cincinnati and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee, Ochs became owner and publisher of the Chattanooga "Times" at the age of twenty. In 1896 he acquired controlling interest in the "New York Times" and was its publisher from that date until his death.
Gift of the artist
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