Alexander Sterling Calder
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
17 5/16 x 15 3/8 x 10 in. (44 x 39.1 x 25.4 cm) (show scale)
Incised along bottom edge at proper right (in script), "Calder"
Gift of Sam A. Lewisohn
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Alexander Sterling Calder (American, 1870-1945). Head, ca. 1921. Bronze, 17 5/16 x 15 3/8 x 10 in. (44 x 39.1 x 25.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Sam A. Lewisohn, 39.560. Creative Commons-BY
overall, 39.560.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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Chest-length bust of a youth looking over raised proper left shoulder; chin-length wavy hair; wears loose tunic with open neck and soft collar; dark brown patina.
Condition: Good, some bluish powdery substance in crevices and wear on tip of nose.
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