Research: Luce Center for American Art

Great Dane
Accession #32.2092.7
Artist Emil Fuchs
TitleGreat Dane
Date1893
MediumBronze
Dimensions5 3/4 x 15 1/2 x 5 3/8 in., 10.2 lb. (14.6 x 39.4 x 13.7 cm, 4.6kg)
MarksFoundry mark stamped on underside edge of belly: "GORHAM CO. FOUNDERS OFWU"
SignedIncised on underside of belly: "Emil Fuchs Sc. / Rome 1893"
Credit LineGift of the estate of Emil Fuchs
LocationVisible Storage: Case 32, Shelf K (Sculpture)
DescriptionFigure of great dane seated on all fours with front paws extended in front and head raised and turned slightly to right.