Malvina Hoffman

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Birthday
15, 1885
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jul 10, 1966 (81)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
15, 1885
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Jul 10, 1966 (81)

About

American sculptor and author who made life-size bronze sculptures of people, such as Martinique Woman, located in the Brooklyn Museum.

Before Fame

She moved to Europe at the age of 23 to pursue sculpture.

Trivia

She was fascinated by dancers and they make up the subject matter of much of her work.

Family Life

She married Samuel B. Grimson.

Associated With

She was accepted as a student by Auguste Rodin after many failed attempts.