Head of a Young Man

Ilse Martha Bischoff, American, 1901 - 1990



Graphite and white casein on tan laid paper

Overall: 21 5/16 × 16 5/8 in. (54.1 × 42.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the artist



Place Made: United States, North America


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed and dated, lower left: Ilse Bischoff / 1954

Exhibition History

Ilse Bischoff: The Pleasure of Drawing, Hood Mueum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, March 15-May 11, 1986.

Publication History

Ilse Bischoff: The Pleasure of Drawing, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 1986, no. 14.


The artist (1901-1990), Hartland, Vermont; given to present collection, 1956.

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