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Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 26 May 2018 in Art & Design.

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The title of this magnificent work, describes the classical ballet position so beautifully executed, by this little dancer. Cast by the Polich Tallix Foundry in New York, this sculpture is engineered for safety and public use.
Sterett-Gittings Kelsey was graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design with a B.F.A. in Sculpture in 1964. Kelsey works primarily in bronze. Her work can be found in the permanent collection of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC; the National Museum of Sport, Indianapolis, The Royal Porcelain Museum, Copenhagen, and the Hakone Open-AIr Museum in Tokyo. Her work can also be found in many private and corporate collections throughout the world, including McDonald's and Pepsi Cola.

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Martine from France

Jolie statue très gracieuse.

26 May 2018 5:18am

Paco from Strasbourg, France

Beau jeu de lignes et de tonalités de gris
Belle journée

26 May 2018 5:29am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique pose, très élégante.

26 May 2018 5:31am

Pascale MD from Occitanie, France

Elle est superbe cette sculpture !
Bonne journée Ruthie

26 May 2018 5:34am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Beautiful work indeed . . so expressive.

26 May 2018 5:44am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Beautiful statue depicting a dancer. You can almost see it float lightly ....

26 May 2018 5:54am

badtgv from provence, France


26 May 2018 6:15am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Wow...Superb !

26 May 2018 7:10am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautful sculpture and attitude

26 May 2018 7:35am

ursulakatariina from Turku, Finland


26 May 2018 7:57am

Lewis from Harns, Netherlands

How beautiful she is dancing in the park.

26 May 2018 8:35am

Passion Nature from France

Magnifique sculpture. Ca me rappelle des souvenirs bien lointains. :-)
Bonne journée Ruthie

26 May 2018 9:21am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

splendid !!!!

26 May 2018 10:09am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Striking treatment for a striking sculpture. Do you know the Degas ballet dancer paintings and sculptures?

26 May 2018 10:10am

@grouser: Yes, he also captures the elegant movements beautifully.

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice capture of the lovely dancer !

26 May 2018 10:58am

Maria-Lina from Brownsburg Chatham, Canada

Oh wow superbe chère Ruth, c'est magnifique!!! Big hug, have a great day!

26 May 2018 11:14am

Ecureuil bleu from France

Bonjour Ruthie. C'est une très belle sculpture qui donne envie d'imiter le danseur. Bon après midi

26 May 2018 12:07pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A beautiful statue of this ballet dancer. A fine presentation.

26 May 2018 12:47pm

Devi from Chennai, India

wow..a great capture.Nice narration too here , Ruthie:)))

26 May 2018 1:20pm

Christian from Malain, France

Statue vraiment réaliste.

26 May 2018 1:58pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle grâce et vue quelle statue sueprbe compo

26 May 2018 4:17pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Interesting info here, together with a nicely captured image.

26 May 2018 4:52pm

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


26 May 2018 5:41pm

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une très belle statue !

26 May 2018 5:41pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Ready to fly! Magnificent sculpture!

26 May 2018 7:03pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain


26 May 2018 7:04pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Looks so simple. Great shot.

26 May 2018 7:55pm

CathyRose from France

Beautiful this dancer, a lot of grace !
Good night !

26 May 2018 8:24pm

Rose63 from France

Tout l'ensemble est en osmose
C'est doux et léger comme une caresse du jour que l'on accueille à bras ouvert
Bonne soirée

26 May 2018 8:45pm

Lionel from France

Bonsoir Ruthie ,
La sculpture est superbe et le traitement de l'image l'est aussi ! Very good !!!

26 May 2018 9:58pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

That statue would look great in my garden.

26 May 2018 11:58pm

sherri from Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

what a fine sculpture

27 May 2018 2:31am

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition & treatment!
Amazing sculpture.

27 May 2018 12:15pm