Anna Mahler

1 portrait on display in Room 31 at the National Portrait Gallery

Anna Mahler, by Francis Goodman, 30 October 1949 - NPG x195009 - © National Portrait Gallery, London

© National Portrait Gallery, London

Anna Mahler

by Francis Goodman
2 1/4 inch square film negative, 30 October 1949
Bequeathed by the estate of Francis Goodman, 1989
Photographs Collection
NPG x195009

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Sitterback to top

  • Anna Mahler (1904-1988), Austrian sculptor; daughter of Gustav Mahler. Sitter in 1 portrait.

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  • Francis Goodman (1913-1989), Photographer. Artist of 1259 portraits, Sitter in 5 portraits.

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In the year of this photograph, the Kenneth Graham Gallery in London exhibited her sketches and busts, and in 1950, a book of her work was published by Paul Zsolnay.

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