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Dawn

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"
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 32.2092.26
CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Emil Fuchs (American, 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
IMAGE overall, 32.2092.26_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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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.
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (73%)
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