Elmer Bischoff

American (Berkeley, California, 1916 - 1991, Berkeley, California)

Orange Sweater

painting | oil on canvas
Now on view in the exhibition Fertile Ground at Oakland Museum
  • Orange Sweater

    Elmer Bischoff, Orange Sweater, 1955; oil on canvas, 48 1/2 in. x 57 in. (123.19 cm x 144.78 cm); Collection SFMOMA, © Estate of Elmer Bischoff

48 1/2 in. x 57 in. (123.19 cm x 144.78 cm)
Acquired 1963
Collection SFMOMA
© Estate of Elmer Bischoff


women, rooms, desks, windows, solo, solitary

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