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MIRIAM WINSLOW
American, 20th Century

Five dancers. Signed on base "Winslow, '51".
A pivotal figure in introducing modern dance to the public, Miriam Winslow was the first female dancer at Jacob's Pillow around the late 1920s, and in 1929 she formed the Miriam Winslow School of Dance in Boston. She also danced with Martha Graham and with Ted Shawn, traveling the world with his troupe. In the 1940s she moved to South America, where she formed another touring troupe, Ballet Winslow. She returned to the United States in the 1960s and became a sculptor, summering on Cape Cod and wintering in Paris.
Provenance:
Private Collection, Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Bronze sculpture, height 8". Length 15".

American, 20th Century
Five dancers. Signed on base "Winslow, '51".
A pivotal figure in introducing modern dance to the public, Miriam Winslow was the first female dancer at Jacob's Pillow around the late 1920s, and in 1929 she formed the Miriam Winslow School of Dance in Boston. She also danced with Martha Graham and with Ted Shawn, traveling the world with his troupe. In the 1940s she moved to South America, where she formed another touring troupe, Ballet Winslow. She returned to the United States in the 1960s and became a sculptor, summering on Cape Cod and wintering in Paris.
Provenance:
Private Collection, Cape Cod, Massachusetts.

Bronze sculpture, height 8". Length 15".
Condition: No obvious mars or damages noted. Good old green patina with some dirt.


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