Modern and Contemporary Art
Artist: Henri Gaudier-Brzeska, French, 1891–1915

Portrait of Ezra Pound

1914

Wood

72.39 × 7.62 × 7.62 cm (28 1/2 × 3 × 3 in.) base: 3.81 × 16.51 × 16.51 cm (1 1/2 × 6 1/2 × 6 1/2 in.)
Purchase Director’s Fund
1961.23
Culture: 
French
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
On view
Bibliography: 

Richard Cork, Wild Thing : Epstein, Gaudier-Brzeska, Gill (London: Royal Academy of Arts, 2009), 136, no. 66, ill.

Mark Antliff, The Vorticists, exh. cat. (London: Tate Britain, 2010), 102, no. 8, ill.

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