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Life mask: John Rogers

Object Number: 
1956.27
Medium: 
Plaster
Dimensions: 
Overall: 9 1/2 in. ( 24.1 cm )
Marks: 
inscribed: ink, lower
Description: 
Life mask of the sculptor's son.
Bibliography: 
Catalogue of American Portraits in The New-York Historical Society, New Haven: Yale University Press, Vol. II, 1974, p. 676.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Miss Katherine R. Rogers
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group