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Emil Fuchs

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze (cast filled with plaster)
DIMENSIONS 2 1/4 x 9 3/16 x 5 7/8 in., 3.4 lb. (5.7 x 23.3 x 14.9 cm, 1.5kg)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Foundry mark stamped on lower edge, near rump: "GORHAM CO FOUNDERS QFZX"
INSCRIPTIONS Scratched on underside of tail: "XI"
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs
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CAPTION Emil Fuchs (American, born Austria, 1866-1929). Wolfhound. Bronze (cast filled with plaster), 2 1/4 x 9 3/16 x 5 7/8 in., 3.4 lb. (5.7 x 23.3 x 14.9 cm, 1.5kg). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs, 32.2092.13. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 32.2092.13_bw_SL3.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 32.2092.13_bw_SL3.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Statuette of a hound lying down with head resting on front paw; rear legs and tail under proper left side of body; highly textured surface.
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