Bust of Winslow Homer
William R. O' Donovan
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1876, cast ca. 1911
12 x 6 x 4 1/2 in. (30.5 x 15.2 x 11.4 cm) (show scale)
Foundry mark inscribed on back edge of base: "ROMAN BRONZE WORKS N.Y"
Inscribed on back of bust: "W.R. O'DONOVAN / © / '81"
Inscribed on front of bust, below chest: "HOMER"
Museum Collection Fund
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William R. O' Donovan (American, 1844-1920). Bust of Winslow Homer, 1876, cast ca. 1911. Bronze, 12 x 6 x 4 1/2 in. (30.5 x 15.2 x 11.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Collection Fund, 24.429. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 24.429_acetate_bw.jpg)
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Bust portrait of a man truncated below chest and at shoulders; man looks straight ahead with hair combed towards forehead and moustache; smooth and polished surface; bust attached to a round, pedestal base.
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