Carl E. Akeley (American, 1864-1926). <em>The Old Man of Mikeno</em>, 1923. Bronze, 24 3/4 x 29 1/2 x 20 in. (62.9 x 74.9 x 50.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George D. Pratt, 24.552 (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 24.552_bw.jpg)

The Old Man of Mikeno

Artist:Carl E. AkeleyKunst Foundry, NY

Medium: Bronze


Dimensions: 24 3/4 x 29 1/2 x 20 in. (62.9 x 74.9 x 50.8 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 24.552

Image: 24.552_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Chest-length bust of a male gorilla facing frontally on a rectangular base; roughly textured surface; realistic representation. Condition: Good.

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