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Untitled

Chaim Gross

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze
DATES 1945, cast 1976
DIMENSIONS 3 5/8 x 5 1/8 x 5/8 in. (9.2 x 13 x 1.6 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Raised letters at lower right: "CHAIM / GROSS / 45"
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 86.279
CREDIT LINE Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David Goldschild
RIGHTS STATEMENT © Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation
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CAPTION Chaim Gross (American, born Austria, 1904-1991). Untitled, 1945, cast 1976. Bronze, 3 5/8 x 5 1/8 x 5/8 in. (9.2 x 13 x 1.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Mr. and Mrs. David Goldschild, 86.279. © Renee and Chaim Gross Foundation
IMAGE overall, 86.279_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Small rectangular plaque with irregularly contoured sides containing relief of nude female figure seated on ground with knees bent; her head and legs are in profile, her torso in 3/4 profile. She holds the arm of a small child (girl with ponytail?) seated on her leg. Roughly modeled surfaces. Rod screws into back of plaque to form a stand. Condition: Good; light green patina allover.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (73%)
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