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RAY, Man

Philadelphia, PA 1890 - Paris 1976

Cadeau

Gift

1970 replica from a 1921 original model

flatiron and 14 iron tacks

assemblage

Dimensions (HxWxD): 6 x 3 12 x 5 in.

signed : 10/11 Man Ray
mark : CADEAU Série II-1970

Acc. No.: 97.20.1

Credit Line: The William Hood Dunwoody Fund

Photo credit: ph. courtesy Minneapolis Institute of Art


Provenance

  • Collection of the artiste
  • New York, Timothy Braum
  • Private collection
  • New York, Timothy Braum
  • 1997, purchased by the MIA

Exhibitions

  • 2007-2009 London/Rotterdam/Bilbao/Toronto
    The Surreal Things: Surrealism and Design, London, Victoria and Albert Museum, March 29-July 22, 2007; Rotterdam, the Museum Boijmans van Beuningen, September 29, 2007-January 6, 2008; Bilbao, Museo Guggenheim, March 3-September 7, 2008; Toronto, Art Gallery of Ontario, May 9-August 30, 2009