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Aristocrat-Self Portrait, ca. 1950
Oil on board
14 × 20 in
35.6 × 50.8 cm
$3,500
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FRED.GIAMPIETRO Gallery
New Haven
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Samuel Rothbort began sculpting at an early age, making animals from bread dough in his mother’s …

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Samuel Rothbort began sculpting at an early age, making animals from bread dough in his mother’s kitchen. As a young man, he worked in a glassware store while also painting fifty-cent charcoal portraits and training to be a leather worker. He immigrated to New York in 1904 and took a variety of unskilled jobs, …

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FRED.GIAMPIETRO Gallery
New Haven
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Samuel Rothbort began sculpting at an early age, making animals from bread dough in his mother’s …

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Samuel Rothbort began sculpting at an early age, making animals from bread dough in his mother’s kitchen. As a young man, he worked in a glassware store while also painting fifty-cent charcoal portraits and training to be a leather worker. He immigrated to New York in 1904 and took a variety of unskilled jobs, …

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Aristocrat-Self Portrait, ca. 1950
Oil on board
14 × 20 in
35.6 × 50.8 cm
$3,500
Have a question? Read our FAQ.