Bronze with stone base
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Gift of Sam Lewisohn
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Elie Nadelman (American, 1882-1946). Dancing Figure, ca. 1916-1918. Bronze with stone base, Height: 29 7/8 in. (75.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Sam Lewisohn, 38.693. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.38.693.jpg)
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 10/17/2006
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Stylized figure of dancer in pose: head turned over proper right shoulder, arms raised at left side of head, kneels on left knee with right leg bent out in front; wears skirt tied at waist with ribbon and short boots or socks; figure is nude above waist; curly hair tied up with ribbon; supported on rectangular black stone base.
Condition: Good, few chips around edges of base.
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