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The Bather

Robert Laurent

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Alabaster
DATES ca. 1925
DIMENSIONS 26 3/4 × 22 1/16 × 13 9/16 in., 305 lb. (67.9 × 56 × 34.4 cm, 138.35kg)  (show scale)
CREDIT LINE Carll H. de Silver Fund
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Statue of nude, seated woman with long hair that flows in stylized waves over bent proper right knee to ground; torso twisted; proper left arm arches over head and proper right arm bent with hand in hair at back of neck; body has smooth polished surface and hair is textured with horizontal striations. Condition: Good; large chip in front bottom edge; some yellowing of stone around edge.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Robert Laurent (American, born France, 1890-1970). The Bather, ca. 1925. Alabaster, 26 3/4 × 22 1/16 × 13 9/16 in., 305 lb. (67.9 × 56 × 34.4 cm, 138.35kg). Brooklyn Museum, Carll H. de Silver Fund, 35.1009. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 35.1009_front_PS9.jpg)
IMAGE front, 35.1009_front_PS9.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2016
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RIGHTS STATEMENT © Estate of Robert Laurent
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