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Emil Fuchs

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze, stone
DIMENSIONS 13 1/4 x 3 13/16 x 4 in. (33.7 x 9.7 x 10.2 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Foundry mark stamped on back of bronze base: "GORHAM CO FOUNDERS / OFXL"
SIGNATURE Inscribed on top of bronze base, near proper right foot: "EMIL © FUCHS"
CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Figurine of an idealized, nude young woman standing with hips swaying in gentle contraposto and arms arched above her head; face turned in 3/4 view to her proper right; laurel leaves entwined in hair. Stands on continuous round bronze plinth attached to flat square black stone base.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Emil Fuchs (American, born Austria, 1866–1929). Dawn. Bronze, stone, 13 1/4 x 3 13/16 x 4 in. (33.7 x 9.7 x 10.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs, 32.2092.26. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 32.2092.26_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 32.2092.26_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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