Frederick William MacMonnies (American, 1863–1937). <em>Bacchante</em>, 1894. Marble, 86 1/2 x 31 x 33 3/4 in., 1100 lb. (219.7 x 78.7 x 85.7 cm, 498.96kg). Brooklyn Museum, Ella C. Woodward Memorial Fund, 06.33. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 06.33_bw.jpg)


Artist:Frederick William MacMonnies

Medium: Marble

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Dimensions: 86 1/2 x 31 x 33 3/4 in., 1100 lb. (219.7 x 78.7 x 85.7 cm, 498.96kg)



Accession Number: 06.33

Image: 06.33_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Statue of dancing nude female figure holding nude infant boy in proper left hand and holds up a bunch of grapes in her right hand; woman stands on proper right toe on round, stepped pedestal base, bends body to right, and raises left leg across front; she has an expression of delightful abandon with eyes half-closed and a large grin; lion pelt draped over her left arm falls to ground and serves as support; infant looks intently at grapes. Condition: Good.

Brooklyn Museum