Alexander Stirling Calder (American, 1870-1945). <em>Head</em>, 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 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 39.560.jpg)


Artist:Alexander Stirling Calder

Medium: Bronze

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Dates:ca. 1921

Dimensions: 17 5/16 x 15 3/8 x 10 in. (44 x 39.1 x 25.4 cm)


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

Accession Number: 39.560

Image: 39.560.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
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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