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Princeton Tiger

Alexander Phimister Proctor

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze
DATES 1908-1909
DIMENSIONS 9 7/8 x 6 3/8 x 22 3/16 in. (25.1 x 16.2 x 56.4 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Foundry mark stamped on back edge of base: "GORHAM CO. FOUNDERS 0450" Incised along front of base: "79"
SIGNATURE Inscribed on base along proper left side of tiger: "A. PHIMISTER PROCTOR" Inscribed on base at proper right rear corner: " © / 1912"
INSCRIPTIONS Inscribed on proper left side of base: "PRINCETON TIGER"
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 14.589
CREDIT LINE Gift of George D. Pratt
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Alexander Phimister Proctor (American, 1862-1950). Princeton Tiger, 1908-1909. Bronze, 9 7/8 x 6 3/8 x 22 3/16 in. (25.1 x 16.2 x 56.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George D. Pratt, 14.589. Creative Commons-BY
IMAGE overall, 14.589_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Statuette of a tiger seated on all fours with proper right paw extended forward and ears turned back; on a rectangular base. Condition: Good
RECORD COMPLETENESS Good (75%)
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