Anne Morgan (1873-1952)

Anne Morgan (1873-1952)
Title
Anne Morgan (1873-1952)
Date 
1937
Medium 
Bronze painted plaster
Dimensions 
Overall: 34 1/2 x 24 x 16 in. ( 87.6 x 61 x 40.6 cm )
Description 
Portrait bust
Credit Line 
Gift of the artist
Object Number 
1951.457
Marks 
signed: under proper right arm: "MALVINA"
Gallery Label 
The subject, daughter of J. Pierpont and Frances Louisa (Tracy) Morgan, was born in New York. She was the author of "The American Girl: Her Education, Her Responsibility, Her Recreation, Her Future" (1915) in which she put forth her ideas on the rights and privileges due the "modern" female in America. A bronze version of this portrait is owned by the American Women's Association, of which Morgan served as president from 1928 to 1943.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group