Right to the Jaw
Mahonri M. Young
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
14 1/2 x 20 1/2 x 9 in. (36.8 x 52.1 x 22.9 cm) (show scale)
Stamped, left edge of base, near front corner: "C. Valsuani (seal)"
Inscribed on top of base, front left: "©" and "MAHONRi / NO 2" and "[fingerprint]"
Inscribed on top of base, front right: "MARio KORBEL"
Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
Statuette of two shirtless men boxing on a rectangular base; lean, muscular figures, one figure bends forward, holding body in arch while he throws a punch with proper right hand; other figure reels back and tries to block punch with raised proper right arm.
Mahonri M. Young (American, 1877-1957). Right to the Jaw, 1926. Bronze, 14 1/2 x 20 1/2 x 9 in. (36.8 x 52.1 x 22.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 28.422 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 28.422_acetate_bw.jpg)
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