Arshile Gorky and his Mother IN MEMORIAM

In memoriam:  1915-2015.

 

This self-portrait of Arshile Gorky and his mother hangs in the Whitney Museum of Art, New York and is based on the photograph shown of the artist at 12 years.

 

The Artist and His Mother, oil on board, c. 1926-1932.  Whitney Museum of (North) American Art

 

Another portrait hangs in the National Gallery, Washington, D.C

 

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The Artist and His Mother, c. 1926-1942, oil on board.  National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC