Exhibit#1 Brookgreen Collection
The Scraper

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Record 129/1203
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Accession# 1933.001
Artist Niehaus, Charles Henry
Collection Art Objects
Date 1883
Description "The Scraper" by Neihaus Charles Henry

Figure/male/nude/athlete/Rome

"A bearded, muscular athlete stands firmly poised, his hand lifted to balance the turn of the figure and the bent knee as he looks down while scraping his leg with a strigil." (Proske 22)
Home Location brown sculpture court, south gallery
Makers mark CELLINI BRONZE WORKS N-Y-
Material Bronze
Medium Metal/bronze/cast
Object ID S.1933.001
Object Name Sculpture
Recfrom Gorham Company
Signed Name C. H. Niehaus Sc.
Sub-category Art
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