French Sculpture Census

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artist © : public domain

LACHAISE, Gaston
Paris 1882 - New York City, New York, United States 1935

Danse au serpent, Ruth St. Denis
Snake Dance, Ruth St. Denis

1910
plaster

statuette
6 1/4 x 6 x 3
top of base, right: G .Lachaise

Acc. No. : 68.91.5
Credit Line : Bequest of Allys Lachaise, 1967

New York, New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Provenance

  • 1967, Bequest of Allys Lachaise

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 17 april 2012
  • 2001 Marter
    Joan M. Marter, "A Catalogue of Works by Artists Born between 1865 and 1885", American Sculpture in The Metropolitan Museum of Art, vol. 2, New York and New Haven, Ed. Thayer Tolles, 2001, p. 663, cat. 305, repr.