24 June 2009
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF EVELYN ANNENBERG HALL
Jean (Hans) Arp (1886-1966)
signed 'ARP' (on the reverse); signed again and dated 'ARP 1947' (on the artist's label affixed to the backboard)
gouache and paper collage on black paper
25 x 19 3/8 in. (63.5 x 49.2 cm.)
Executed in Meudon in 1947
Buchholz Gallery [Curt Valentin], New York, by 1951.
G. David Thompson, Pittsburgh, by whom possibly acquired from the above.
Saidenberg Gallery, New York.
Acquired by Evelyn Annenberg Jaffe Hall by 1958.
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New York, The Museum of Modern Art, Arp, October - November 1958, no. 27 (illustrated p. 83).
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