Requires Photography

Figure of a Dancer

French
early 20th century
Demetre H. Chiparus


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 15 in. (38.1 cm) W. 5 15/16 in. (13.5 cm) D. 4 3/8 in. (11.2 cm)

Accession Number

1985.660

Medium or Technique

Gilt bronze, ivory and marble

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture

Gilt bronze, ivory and marble. Standing female figure with arms raised and bent at elbows, hands touching sides of cap. She is wearing a gold bandeau, a fringed skirt with wide belt, and a jeweled cloche hat. Red and white marble pedestal.

Provenance

1982, Mr. John P. Axelrod, Boston; 1985, Gift of Mr. Axelrod to the MFA (Accession Date September 24, 1985).

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris