Vuk Vuchinich (American, 1901–1974). <em>The Archer</em>, 1933. Bronze, 49 1/2 x 33 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (125.7 x 85.1 x 19.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 35.951. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 35.951.jpg)

The Archer

Artist:Vuk Vuchinich

Medium: Bronze


Dimensions: 49 1/2 x 33 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (125.7 x 85.1 x 19.1 cm)


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

Accession Number: 35.951

Image: 35.951.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Statue of large nude male figure truncated at knees standing on rectangular base; strides with proper left leg forward and arms posed as if holding a bow and arrow with proper left arm extended straight forward and right arm bent back pulling string; head tips down and has stylized facial features with squared nose and deeply furrowed brow; heavily muscled body. Condition: Good, allover patches of gold patina.

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