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Alexander Phimister Proctor

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES 1899
DIMENSIONS 16 1/2 x 20 x 7 1/2 in. (41.9 x 50.8 x 19.1 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Foundry mark engraved on edge of base below proper left rear leg: "Pompeian Bronze Works NY"
SIGNATURE Signed on base between front legs "A.P. PROCTOR" and dated on base near proper right rear leg "COPY RT 1899"
INSCRIPTIONS Painted in black on underside of base: "3" and "11904"
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of George D. Pratt
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CAPTION Alexander Phimister Proctor (American, 1862-1950). Elk, 1899. Bronze, 16 1/2 x 20 x 7 1/2 in. (41.9 x 50.8 x 19.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George D. Pratt, 12.897. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 12.987_transp5805.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Male elk in walking pose, head lowered slightly and mouth open; full antlers; stands on flat rectangular base.
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