On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
22 9/16 x 13 7/8 x 4 1/8 in. (57.3 x 35.2 x 10.5 cm) (show scale)
Marked on bottom edge of base in rear: "Roman Bronze Works N-Y-"
Signed on back of sphere: "No. 2 / Emil Fuchs / © 1922"
Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs
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Emil Fuchs (American, born Austria, 1866-1929). Arabesque, 1922. Bronze, 22 9/16 x 13 7/8 x 4 1/8 in. (57.3 x 35.2 x 10.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs, 32.2092.29. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 32.2092.29_bw.jpg)
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