General George Catlett Marshall (1880-1959)

Object Number: 
1947.179
Date: 
c. 1945
Medium: 
Black crayon on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 25 1/2 x 19 1/2 in. ( 64.8 x 49.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Signature charcoal lk.
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in black crayon: "Enit Kaufmann"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
Soldier and statesman, George C. Marshall was a general of the U.S. army and author of the Marshall Plan for the economic recovery of European nations after World War II. He is represented in his military uniform in this sketch.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Enit Kaufman
Provenance: 
Enit Kaufman and Dorothy Canfield Fisher, American Portraits (New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1946)
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group