Jacob Epstein Sculpture

Description: By 1910, after the premiere of his opera Macbeth, the Swiss Jewish composer Ernest Bloch (1880-1959) had achieved musical prominence. Epstein and Bloch enjoyed stormy conversations during the sittings for the bust, which conveys the composer's alertness and dynamism.
Repository/Location: Israel Museum, Jerusalem

 

Rights: Gift of the Jacob Epstein Estate
Israel Museum, Jerusalem
© The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, 2002 [Resource]
Jacob Epstein © Tate Gallery, London [Resource]

 

Format: 40 x 24 x 25 cm Plaster

 

 


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