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Bust of J. Alden Weir

Olin Levi Warner

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES 1880
    DIMENSIONS 22 x 11 1/8 x 9 7/8 in. (55.9 x 28.3 x 25.1 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Foundry mark inscribed along bottom edge of pedestal at back: "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N-Y-"
    SIGNATURE Inscribed on back below head, in script: "Alden Weir / L. Warner / 1880"
    COLLECTIONS American Art
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Frank L. Babbott
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bust of a man in three-quarter length profile facing to the right; short, wavy hair; slightly furrowed brow; below his neck is a rectangular, blank plaque; bust is supported on a round pedestal base. Condition: Good.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CAPTION Olin Levi Warner (American, 1844-1896). Bust of J. Alden Weir, 1880. Bronze, 22 x 11 1/8 x 9 7/8 in. (55.9 x 28.3 x 25.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Frank L. Babbott, 23.254. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 23.254_bw.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 23.254_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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