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  • Joseph Friebert
    born: Buffalo, New York, United States ; died: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States ; active: United States
  • Self-Portrait, 1939
  • Where object was made: United States
  • gouache, watercolor, charcoal
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 50 x 42.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 11/16 x 16 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 22 x 18 in
  • Gift of the Joseph and Betsy Ritz Friebert Family Partnership and Kohler Foundation, Inc.
  • Not on display
  • 2015.0122

A self-portrait of Joseph Friebert. A man wearing a blue fedora is situated against an olive green background. His eyes stare off to the facing right side. He has a moustache. He wears a khaki-colored jacked and a white collared, buttoned-down shirt. Charcoal underdrawings are visible.