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View of "Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze" exhibit

Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze

Ongoing
Second Floor

Fourteen portraits in bronze and terra-cotta made by renowned American sculptor Jo Davidson between 1908 and 1946 are on view. These include depictions of Gertrude Stein, Franklin D. Roosevelt, artist John Marin, and Lincoln Steffens.

  • Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze

    View of "Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze." Photo by Matailong Du. 

  • Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze

    View of "Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze." Photo by Matailong Du. 

  • Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze

    View of "Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze." Photo by Matailong Du. 

  • Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze

    View of "Jo Davidson: Biographer in Bronze." Photo by Matailong Du.