overall, 74.209_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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Who made this piece?
The artist is Laura Ziegler. It is a remarkably realistic portrait. I love his casually slumped posture.
What is the material?
It was made using terracotta (earthenware clay) in 1974!