Dancer, from the Table Centerpiece "The Scarf Dance" Sculpture
This is a sculpture. It was modeled by Agathon Léonard and manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1910. Its medium is biscuit porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Alexander.
It is credited
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Alexander.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 46 x 24 x 22 cm (18 1/8 x 9 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Dancer, from the Table Centerpiece "The Scarf Dance" Sculpture; Manufactured by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory (France); Modeled by Agathon Léonard (b. in Belgium, active in France, 1841–1923); France; biscuit porcelain; H x W x D: 46 x 24 x 22 cm (18 1/8 x 9 7/16 x 8 11/16 in.); Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John W. Alexander; 1910-41-1
In addition to Deconstructing Power : W. E. B. Du Bois at the 1900 World's Fair, this object was previously on display as part of the exhibition Maira Kalman Selects.