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Bust of J. Alden Weir

Olin Levi Warner

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze
  • 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
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 23.254
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Frank L. Babbott
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    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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    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.
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