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Diana

Frederick William MacMonnies

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze
DATES 1890
DIMENSIONS Overall: 30 3/8 x 20 7/8 x 16 3/4 in. (77.2 x 53 x 42.5 cm) Diameter of base: 12 7/8 in. (32.7 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Foundry mark next to signature in circular stamp: "[around top edge] JABOEUF . ROUARD . / [in center] FONDEURS / A / PARIS / 10 . 12 / [along bottom edge] R. DE L'ASILE POPINCOURT." Engraved on underside of base "10"
SIGNATURE Engraved on the top of the base behind foot: "FRANCE / [in script] F. MacMonnies / 1890 / Copyright 1894"
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 2005.31
CREDIT LINE Gift of William C. Brown
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Frederick William MacMonnies (American, 1863-1937). Diana, 1890. Bronze, Overall: 30 3/8 x 20 7/8 x 16 3/4 in. (77.2 x 53 x 42.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of William C. Brown, 2005.31. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, L1995.6_transp2993.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Statue of nude female figure running forward on proper right leg with arms outstretched as if she has just shot an arrow; has crescent moon on top of head and holds bow in proper left hand. Stands on stepped circular base. Condition: Good.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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