Paul Manship (1885-1966)

Object Number: 
1947.190
Date: 
c. 1945
Medium: 
Watercolor and white gouache on heavy watercolor paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 24 1/4 x 18 1/8 in. ( 61.6 x 46 cm )
Marks: 
signature: Signature in ink lower left. In pencil lower right.
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower left in black ink: "Enit Kaufman"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Manship, the sculptor of the colossal figure of Prometheus in Rockefeller Plaza, was born in Saint Paul, Minnesota. After studying at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts he won a scholarship to the American Academy in Rome where he was to spend much of his long, productive career.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Enit Kaufman
Provenance: 
Enit Kaufman and Dorothy Canfield Fisher, American Portraits (New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1946)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group