Head of Saint John
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
25 7/8 x 15 1/8 x 11 1/2 in. (65.7 x 38.4 x 29.2 cm) (show scale)
Incised on back: "T. Ball. 1872"
Gift of Mrs. Chauncey E. Low
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Thomas Ball (American, 1819-1911). Head of Saint John, 1872. Marble, 25 7/8 x 15 1/8 x 11 1/2 in. (65.7 x 38.4 x 29.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mrs. Chauncey E. Low, 19.147. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 19.147_bw.jpg)
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