Moses Soyer

Social Realism

February 21, 2013

Moses Soyer was a Russian-born American social realist painter, best known for portraits of Depression-Era Americans. His family emigrated to the US in 1912.

Featured image: Moses Soyer - Self-Portrait in Studio, ca. 1960 (detail). Oil on Canvas. 24 × 20 in. 61 × 50.8 cm. This is a unique work. Photo courtesy RoGallery