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The Stoker

American Art

On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
CAST BY Casandri Roma
  • Place Made: United States
  • DATES 1912
    DIMENSIONS 22 x 10 1/2 x 17 in. (55.9 x 26.7 x 43.2 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS Inscribed along proper left side of base: "© ROMA / 1912" and "Fond. Casandri. / ROMA."
    COLLECTIONS American Art
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Samuel A. Lewisohn
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Statuette of shirtless man hunched over and shoveling coal, stands on a round base; roughly modeled. Condition: Good.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
    CAPTION Chester Beach (American, 1881–1956). The Stoker, 1912. Bronze, 22 x 10 1/2 x 17 in. (55.9 x 26.7 x 43.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Samuel A. Lewisohn, 39.116. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 39.116_bw.jpg)
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