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Elk

Alexander Phimister Proctor

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze
DATES 1899
DIMENSIONS 16 1/2 x 20 x 7 1/2 in. (41.9 x 50.8 x 19.1 cm)
MARKINGS Foundry mark engraved on edge of base below proper left rear leg: "Pompeian Bronze Works NY"
SIGNATURE Signed on base between front legs "A.P. PROCTOR" and dated on base near proper right rear leg "COPY RT 1899"
INSCRIPTIONS Painted in black on underside of base: "3" and "11904"
COLLECTIONS American Art
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 12.897
CREDIT LINE Gift of George D. Pratt
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Male elk in walking pose, head lowered slightly and mouth open; full antlers; stands on flat rectangular base.
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