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Great Dane

Emil Fuchs

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
DATES 1893
DIMENSIONS 5 3/4 x 15 1/2 x 5 3/8 in., 10.2 lb. (14.6 x 39.4 x 13.7 cm, 4.6kg)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Foundry mark stamped on underside edge of belly: "GORHAM CO. FOUNDERS OFWU"
SIGNATURE Incised on underside of belly: "Emil Fuchs Sc. / Rome 1893"
CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Figure of great dane seated on all fours with front paws extended in front and head raised and turned slightly to right.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Emil Fuchs (American, born Austria, 1866–1929). Great Dane, 1893. Bronze, 5 3/4 x 15 1/2 x 5 3/8 in., 10.2 lb. (14.6 x 39.4 x 13.7 cm, 4.6kg). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs, 32.2092.7. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 32.2092.7_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 32.2092.7_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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