Dr. Harvey Williams Cushing (1869-1939)

Object Number: 
1951.450
Date: 
1948
Medium: 
Light brown painted plaster
Dimensions: 
Overall: 23 in. (58.4 cm)
Marks: 
signed: left shoulder: "Malvina Hoffman/1948" inscribed: front of base: "HARVEY CUSHING 1869-1939"
Description: 
Portrait bust
Gallery Label: 
The bronze is in the Cushing Medical Library, Yale University. Cushing was a noted brain surgeon and Professor of Neurology at Yale, and the head surgeon at Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the artist
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group