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DESPIAU, Charles

Mont-de-Marsan, Landes 1874 - Paris 1946

Assia

Asia

1938

bronze

statue

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 6' 34"; at base: 17 x 17 in.

Acc. No.: 334.1939

Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Simon Guggenheim

Photo credit: http://www.moma.org

© Artist:


Provenance

  • 1939, Gift of Mrs. Simon Guggenheim

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, April 5, 2013
  • 1948 NY MoMA Barr
    Painting and Sculpture in The Museum of Modern Art, Edited by Alfred H. Barr, Jr., New York, 1948, repr. p. 243
  • 1954 Barr
    Masters of Modern Art, Edited by Alfred H. Barr, Jr., 1954, repr. p. 45
  • 1967 NY MoMA Barr
    Alfred H. Barr, Painting and Sculpture in The Museum of Modern Art, 1929-1967, New York, 1967, ill. 42
  • 1969 Goldwater
    Robert Goldwater, What is Modern Sculpture?, New York, Museum of Modern Art, 1969, repr. p. 10
  • 1977 NY MoMA Legg
    Painting and Sculpture in The Museum of Modern Art, with Selected Works on Paper. Catalogue of the Collection, January 1, 1977, Edited by Alicia Legg, New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1977, p. 28