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The Thinker [Bronze]

The Thinker is a bronze sculpture of a seated chimpanzee with arms folded and legs crossed. His head rests on his proper right hand and is tilted back slightly giving the appearance of being in deep thought.

LABEL:

The Thinker, 1938 Bronze, cast 1988
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ned Arbury 1991.001

Fredericks created this sculpture after…

"Lion and Monkey"

Fredericks sculpted The Lion and Monkey in 1957. He soon changed the sculpture to The Lion and Mouse, thinking it would be easier for children to sit or slide on the lion’s knee.

The hand of the artist is clearly visible in the workmanship of this model, including Fredericks’ fingerprints which can be seen on the sculpture. The treatment…

"Baboon and Baby Chimpanzee" with "Don Quixote" in the background

Small-scale bronze sculpture of "Baboon and Baby Chimpanzee" with two bronze castings of "Don Quixote" in the background. A full-scalebronze casting of "Baboon and Baby Chimpanzee" is in the children's garden, Community House, Birmingham, Michigan.

Bronze "Female Baboon" in grass

Bronze "Female Baboon" in grass at Brookgreen Gardens, Pawleys Island, South Carolina.

"Hawk" and "Rabbit" from "Gazelle Fountain"

"Hawk" and "Rabbit" - two of four figures from "Gazelle Fountain" at Brookgreen Gardens, Pawleys Island, South Carolina.

Bronze "Female Baboon"

Bronze "Female Baboon" at Brookgreen Gardens, Pawleys Island, South Carolina.