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The Dock Hand

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Man standing with hands on hips; weight on right leg; head facing three-quarters left.

Signed

Signed on the proper left side of the base "C. Meunier" in script and "Atelier/59 Rue l'Abbeye".

Provenance

By 1921, Johan Durup, West Newton, MA; by inheritance to his widow; 1960, sold by Helene (Mrs. Johan) Durup to the MFA for $1,700. (Accession Date: April 14, 1960)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Belgian, Modeled 1885, cast 1905

Object Place

Belgium

Dimensions

117 x 46.4 x 45.7 cm (46 1/16 x 18 1/4 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

60.235

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture