On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
12 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 4 in. (30.8 x 9.8 x 10.2 cm) (show scale)
Foundry mark on back of cast base: "GORHAM CO FOUNDERS / QFXK"
Stamped on top at back of cast base: "© / EMIL FUCHS"
Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs
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Emil Fuchs (American, 1866-1929). The Butterfly. Bronze, marble, 12 1/8 x 3 7/8 x 4 in. (30.8 x 9.8 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs, 32.2092.25. Creative Commons-BY
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Figurine of nude girl standing on a cast square base. She twists her body to look at a butterfly perched on her raised proper left heel. Figurine attached to marble plinth base.
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