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The Dancer

Emil Fuchs

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
MEDIUM Bronze, marble
DATES ca. 1912
DIMENSIONS 12 7/16 x 3 x 3 7/8 in. (31.6 x 7.6 x 9.8 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS Stamped on edge of base near proper left foot: "GORHAM CO FOUNDERS OFWV"
SIGNATURE Signed on top of cast base: "EMIL FUCHS / ©"
CREDIT LINE Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Figurine of nude girl with proper right leg and opposing arm reaching forward and proper right arm reaching back; head turned to proper left shoulder. Stands on cast rectangular base attached to black marble plinth.
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAPTION Emil Fuchs (American, born Austria, 1866–1929). The Dancer, ca. 1912. Bronze, marble, 12 7/16 x 3 x 3 7/8 in. (31.6 x 7.6 x 9.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Emil Fuchs, 32.2092.27. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 32.2092.27_bw.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 32.2092.27_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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