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Christ in the Garden
- Artist: Alfeo Faggi, American, born Italy, 1885-1966
- Medium: Bronze
- Dates: 1949
- Dimensions: 22 3/8 x 15 1/8 x 1 1/8 in. (56.8 x 38.4 x 2.9 cm) (show scale)
- Signature: Inscribed lower left corner: "A. FAGGi / 1949"
- Collections:American Art
- Museum Location: This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
- Accession Number: 50.37
- Credit Line: Anonymous gift
- Rights Statement: © artist or artist's estate
- Caption: Alfeo Faggi (American, born Italy, 1885-1966). Christ in the Garden, 1949. Bronze, 22 3/8 x 15 1/8 x 1 1/8 in. (56.8 x 38.4 x 2.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 50.37. © artist or artist's estate
- Catalogue Description: Rectangular plaque with low relief scene of Christ seated on a round rock and leaning into the curved trunk of a tree with eyes closed and hands crossed below head; tree top with leaves and clusters of hanging grapes or flowers across top of plaque; all of the forms are stylized and rendered in linear and geometric patterns. Condition: Good.
- Record Completeness: Good (73%)