A French patinated bronze figure of a dancer: Zingara
after a model by Jean-Baptiste Clésinger (French, 1814-1883)
F. Barbedienne foundry, Paris
late 19th century
Modeled dancing with tambourine held aloft, inscribed J. CLESINGER ROME 1858 and F. BARBEDIENNE.FONDEUR, impressed A. Collas Réduction Mécanique pastille, ink inscription to underside 34797 ga.
height 22in (56cm)