On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Bronze with stone base
8 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in., 10.2 lb. (21.6 x 19.7 x 17.1 cm, 4.6kg) (show scale)
Stamped on bottom edge of chair near proper right back foot: "GORHAM CO FOUNDERS / OXFB"
Across back of chair at seat level: stamped "EMIL FUCHS ©" and inscribed in ink "510-6"
Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs
Bronze figurine of nude young woman seated in wicker chair with hands gripping chair back and proper left leg crossed in front of bent right leg and hanging over chair arm; attached to square plinth stone base.
Emil Fuchs (American, born Austria, 1866-1929). Siesta. Bronze with stone base, 8 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 6 3/4 in., 10.2 lb. (21.6 x 19.7 x 17.1 cm, 4.6kg). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs, 32.2092.12. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 32.2092.12_bw.jpg)
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