New York in New York County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The sculptor of numerous works in bronze and marble, a pupil of Rodin, lived here from 1914 to 1966. Her series of 101 portraits, Races of Man (1930-35), a result of an anthropological study trip around the world, reflected the variety of human forms.
Historical Landmarks Preservation Center
Erected by Historical Landmarks Preservation Center.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Arts, Letters, Music. A significant historical year for this entry is 1914.
Location. 40° 44.805′ N, 73° 58.696′ W. Marker is in New York, New York, in New York County. Marker is on East 35th Street west of Third Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 157 E 35th St, New York NY 10016, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Sniffen Court (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Light (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Murray Hill Historic District (about 700 feet away); 152 East 38th Street (about 700 feet away); 23 Park Avenue (about 700 The Gabarron Foundation (about 800 feet away); Inclenberg (approx. 0.2 miles away); 71st Regiment Armory (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in New York.
Regarding Malvina Hoffman. The studio is listed in the "AIA (American Institute of Architects) Guide to New York City, Fifth Edition".
Also see . . .
1. Malvina Hoffman. Wikipedia biography (Submitted on October 24, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
2. The Races of Mankind. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on October 24, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on October 24, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 24, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 66 times since then and 16 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 24, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.