Gutzon Borglum


Gutzon Borglum

Letter by Gutzon Borglum about HPB painting

Portrait of H. P Blavatsky by Gutzon Borglum

John Gutzon de la Mothe Borglum (1867-1941) was an American artist best known as the sculptor of Mount Rushmore. He painted an oil portrait of Madame Blavatskyat the request of his father, a Theosophist. The painting now hangs in the Meditation Room of the L. W. Rogers Building at the headquarters of the Theosophical Society in America.

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