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Urn

European Art

On View: Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden, 1st Floor
MEDIUM Bronze
  • Place Made:
  • DATES 1931
    DIMENSIONS height: 35 1/2 in. (90.2 cm) width, top flange: 55 3/4 in. (141.6 cm) extreme width at handles: 62 in. (157.5 cm) bottom width, diameter: 31 in., 640 lb. (78.7 cm, 290.3kg)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Herman Bergman fud. Stockhom 1931
    SIGNATURE Low relief, beneath and to the left of one handle: CMV [monogram]
    COLLECTIONS European Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden, 1st Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 32.479.1
    CREDIT LINE A. Augustus Healy Fund
    RIGHTS STATEMENT © artist or artist's estate
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    CAPTION Carl Milles (Swedish, 1875-1955). Urn, 1931. Bronze, height: 35 1/2 in. (90.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 32.479.1. © artist or artist's estate
    IMAGE overall, 32.479.1_or_32.479.2_view2_acetate_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Pair of bronze urns (identical) decorated with low relief swimming figures, fish, and sea animals.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (77%)
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    Urn