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Japanese Gentleman

Emil Fuchs

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze, marble
DATES 1913
DIMENSIONS 29 3/8 x 8 7/8 x 10 in. (74.6 x 22.5 x 25.4 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Incised on back of neck: "Emil Fuchs / 1913"
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs
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CAPTION Emil Fuchs (American, born Austria, 1866-1929). Japanese Gentleman, 1913. Bronze, marble, 29 3/8 x 8 7/8 x 10 in. (74.6 x 22.5 x 25.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs, 32.2092.21. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 32.2092.21_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 32.2092.21_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Bronze bust of Japanese man with thick hair, small mustache, and head turned toward right; Japanese characters [?] in rectangular plaque below neck; bust attached to square pedestal base.
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