Figure of a Dancer
early 20th century
Demetre H. Chiparus
Legacy dimension: H. 15 in. (38.1 cm) W. 5 15/16 in. (13.5 cm) D. 4 3/8 in. (11.2 cm)
Medium or Technique
Gilt bronze, ivory and marble
Not On View
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.
1982, Mr. John P. Axelrod, Boston; 1985, Gift of Mr. Axelrod to the MFA (Accession Date September 24, 1985).
The John Axelrod Collection
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