Portrait of Elsa
Hirsch, Stefan (American painter, 1899-1964)
Rogo, Elsa (Photographer, journalist , 1901 AD - 1996 AD)
This portrait demonstrates Hirsch’s interest in the Precisionist style. The geometry of Elsa’s face is carefully highlighted as the tension between volume and expression is resolved in Stefan’s demanding draftsmanship.
Stefan Hirsch and Elsa Rogo Collection, Bard College Archives
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lithographic print on paper; 10.4x14.6 inches
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Hirsch, Stefan (American painter, 1899-1964), “Portrait of Elsa,” Stevenson Library Digital Collections, accessed March 24, 2018, http://omekalib.bard.edu/items/show/1741.