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Georges Braque. Soda. Paris, spring 1912

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Georges Braque (French, 1882–1963)

Paris, spring 1912
Oil on canvas
14 1/4" (36.2 cm) in diameter
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Acquired through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest
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The artist; acquired by Daniel-Henry Kahnweiler (1884-1979), Paris; seized during the war by the French government as enemy property and sold through Hôtel Drouot, Paris to André Breton, Paris, November 17-18, 1921 [1]. De Hauke & Co., New York, by 1930 [2]; acquired by Paul and Mildred Lamb, Shaker Heights, Ohio, by 1933 [3]; sold through Parke Bernet, New York, December 12, 1941 and acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest, 1942.
[1] Tableaux, aquarelles, gouaches & dessins. [2nd sale of Kahnweiler collection]. Paris: Hôtel Drouot, November 17-November 18, 1921, no. 16: Nature morte. See Malcolm Gee, Dealers, Critics, and Collectors of Modern Painting: Aspects of the Parisian Art Market Between 1910 and 1930, New York and London: Garland Publishing, 1981, p. 48.
[2] Included in the exhibition Cubism: 1910-13, De Hauke & Co., New York, April 1930, no. 21.
[3] Collection files, The Department of Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art, New York. See auct. cat. Modern paintings, Sculptures, Drawings and Prints [Collection of Mildred H. Lamb], Parke Bernet, New York, December 12, 1941, no. 120.

Nature morte
Still Life with Pipe and Glass (a.k.a. Soda)
Still Life with Glass and Pipe (Soda)
Le verre
[Verre et pipe Soda]

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