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Portrait of Hugh Samson
  • Augusta Savage
    born: Green Clove Springs, Florida, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Portrait of Hugh Samson, circa 1939–1940
  • Where object was made: United States
  • plaster, paint, wood
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 18 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 9 in including base
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1997.0345
Label Text

Painted plaster. Bronze-colored bust of man on a separate wooden base. Short wavy hair. Man identified as Hugh Samson.