French Sculpture Census

photo credit : 2012 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
artist © : For the works by Renoir alone: public domain

RENOIR, Pierre-Auguste
Limoges, Haute-Vienne 1841 - Cagnes-sur-Mer, Alpes-Maritimes 1919

Danseuse au tambourin I
Dancer with a tambourine I

1918, cast 1950s
bronze

relief
24 x 17 x 2; weight: 29 lb

Acc. No. : 66.4215
Credit Line : Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution

www.hirshhorn.si.edu

Provenance

  • 1950s, Galerie Renou & Poyet
  • New York, E. Bachmann
  • To 5 April 1958, New York, Harold Diamond
  • 5 April 1958 -17 May 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1974 Lerner
    ABRAM LERNER et al., The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1974, p. 738

Exhibition

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1959-1960 Detroit/Milwaukee/Minneapolis/Kansas City/Houston/Los Angeles/San Francisco/Colorado Springs/Toronto
    Sculpture in Our Time: Collected by Joseph H. Hirshhorn, DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS, 5 May-23 August 1959; MILWAUKEE ART CENTER, 10 September-11 October 1959; Minneapolis, WALKER ART CENTER, 25 October-6 December 1959; Kansas City, WILLIAM ROCKHILL NELSON GALLERY OF ART, 20 December-31 January 1960; Houston, MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, 1-27 March 1960; LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF HISTORY, SCIENCE AND ART, 11 April-15 May 1960; San Francisco, M. H. DE YOUNG MEMORIAL MUSEUM, 29 May-10 July 1960; COLORADO SPRINGS FINE ARTS CENTER, 24 July-4 September 1960; ART GALLERY OF TORONTO, 30 September-31 October 1960, no. 33, p. 19
  • 1962-1963 New York
    Modern Sculpture from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection, New York, SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, 3 October 1962-6 January 1963, no. 379, p. 227
  • 1974-1975 Washington
    Inaugural Exhibition, Washington, DC., Smithsonian Institution, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, 1 October 1974-15 September 1975
  • 1979 Tokyo/Osaka/Hakone/Kamakura/Hiroshima
    Sculpture by Master Painters, Organized by HAKONE OPEN-AIR MUSEUM in Japan, Tokyo, UENO ROYAL MUSEUM, 20 April-20 May 1979; Osaka, NATIONAL MUSEUM OF ART, 25 May-24 June 1979; Hakone, HAKONE OPEN-AIR MUSEUM, 30 June-29 July 1979; Kamakura, MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, 11 August-September 1979; HIROSHIMA PREFECTURAL MUSEUM OF ART, 29 September-21 October 1979, no. 14, ill. n.p.
  • 1982 Washington
    Variations on a Musical Theme: Selections from the Museum Collection, Washington, DC., Smithsonian Institution, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, 22 July-5 September 1982

Comment

Executed with the sculptor Louis Fernand MOREL (1887-1975).