Fritz Hammargren (American, born Sweden, 1892-1968). <em>Torso</em>, early to mid-20th century. Marble, 21 x 11 x 11 in. (53.3 x 27.9 x 27.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, A. Augustus Healy Fund, 31.815. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 31.815_bw.jpg)

Torso

Artist:Fritz Hammargren

Medium: Marble

Dates:early to mid-20th century

Dimensions: 21 x 11 x 11 in. (53.3 x 27.9 x 27.9 cm)

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Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 31.815

Image: 31.815_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Statuette of idealized nude female figure torso, truncated at neck and above shoulder, with arms raised, standing in contrapposto pose, figure emerges from irregular mounded base above knees; body is smoothly polished and base is roughly carved. Condition: Good.

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