French Sculpture Census

photo credit : ph courtesy Mount Holyoke College Art Museum
artist © : For the works by Renoir alone: public domain

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

Maker: Valsuani, C.

Danseuse au tambourin
Dancer with Tambourine

bronze

relief
overall: 24 3/8 x 17 1/2
signed recto, lower right: Renoir / C. R
inscribed recto, lower left (stamped): CIRA / C. VALSUAN / PCRDUE [CIRE / C. VALSUANI / PERDUE]

Acc. No. : MH 1997.9.1
Credit Line : Gift of Mrs. Harold Kaplan in honor of her daughter Irene Kaplan Leiwant (Class of 1947)

South Hadley, Massachusetts, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum

www.mtholyoke.edu/artmuseum

Provenance

  • 1972, Invoice of Galerie Urban, Tableaux et Dessins Modernes, 18 rue du Faubourg Saint-Honoré/tel.: 265 63-89, dated Paris, September 11, 1972
  • 1997, Gift of Mrs. Harold Kaplan in honor of her daughter Irene Kaplan Leiwant (Class of 1947)

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2 March 2015

Exhibition

  • 2009 South Hadley
    Dance and Dancers, South Hadley, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, September-December 2009
  • 2017-2018 South Hadley
    A Very Long Engagement : Nineteenth-Century Sculpture and Its Afterlives, South Hadley, MA, Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, July 29, 2017-May 27, 2018, no. 10

Comment

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