Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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bust of John Marin
  • Isabella Howland
    1895–1974
    born: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States
  • bust of John Marin, 1962
  • Where object was made: United States
  • bronze, casting
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 14.3 x 12.1 x 8.8 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 5/8 x 4 3/4 x 3 7/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Friends Membership Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1976.0003
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Bust portrait of a man (identified as John Marin) with a large nose and floppy hair. The man wears a button up shirt with a bow tie. Sculpture is very expressionistic in rendering.