Danseur Napolitain au Tambourin (Neapolitan Dancer with a Tambourine)

Francisque Joseph Duret, French, 1804 - 1865
Delafontaine Foundry, Paris


about 1838


Overall: 25 3/8 × 8 7/8 × 6 1/2 in. (64.5 × 22.5 × 16.5 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Purchased through gifts from Jane and W. David Dance, Class of 1940, and Robert Dance, Class of 1977, in honor of Timothy Rub



Place Made: France, Europe


19th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Signed, on top of base, at front: Duret f; inscribed, on top of base, at rear: Delafontaine


Steve Newman, Stamford, Connecticut; sold to present collection, 1999.

Catalogue Raisonne

P. Kjellberg, Bronzes of the 19th Century, Atglen, PA: Schiffer Publishing Ltd, 1994, p. 305.

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