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The Stoker

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAST BY Casandri Roma
MEDIUM Bronze
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES 1912
    DIMENSIONS 22 x 10 1/2 x 17 in. (55.9 x 26.7 x 43.2 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Inscribed along proper left side of base: "© ROMA / 1912" and "Fond. Casandri. / ROMA."
    COLLECTIONS American Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    ACCESSION NUMBER 39.116
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Samuel A. Lewisohn
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Chester Beach (American, 1881-1956). The Stoker, 1912. Bronze, 22 x 10 1/2 x 17 in. (55.9 x 26.7 x 43.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Samuel A. Lewisohn, 39.116. Creative Commons-BY
    IMAGE overall, 39.116_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Statuette of shirtless man hunched over and shoveling coal, stands on a round base; roughly modeled. Condition: Good.
    RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (74%)
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