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Warren Wheelock

American Art

MEDIUM Carrara marble
DATES 1943
DIMENSIONS 28 15/16 x 18 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. (73.5 x 47.9 x 24.8 cm)  (show scale)
SIGNATURE Incised along lower edge of middle section: "W. Wheelock '43"
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
CREDIT LINE Anonymous gift
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CAPTION Warren Wheelock (American, 1880-1960). Abstraction, 1943. Carrara marble, 28 15/16 x 18 7/8 x 9 3/4 in. (73.5 x 47.9 x 24.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 49.90
IMAGE back, 49.90_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Carved abstract sculpture; overall flat, oblong shape with intersecting faceted, curved, and convex planes; hole pierced through top section; carving marks all over surface polished to varying degrees of smoothness. Condition: Good.
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