Dancer and Gazelles, 1916

  • Paul Manship, American, 1885-1966
  • Roman Bronze Works, N.Y., founded 1899, active 19th-20th century

Bronze

  • Overall: 32 1/4 × 34 1/4 × 12 3/8 inches (81.9 × 87 × 31.4 cm)

Gift of George G. Booth

19.43

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Female
  • Bronze
  • Sculpture
  • Dancer
  • Nude
  • Statuette
  • United states
  • Gazelles

Signed and dated, on base: Paul Manship c 1919

1919-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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Paul Manship; Roman Bronze Works, N.Y., Dancer and Gazelles, 1916, bronze. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of George G. Booth, 19.43.