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Amedeo Modigliani. Reclining Nude. c. 1919

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Reclining Nude

Amedeo Modigliani (Italian, 1884–1920)

c. 1919
Oil on canvas
28 1/2 x 45 7/8" (72.4 x 116.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Jones Netter, Brussels and Paris. By 1926 – 1929
Etienne Bignou, Paris (dealer; agent for Netter). 1929
Cesar M. de Hauke, New York (dealer). [Acquired from Netter through Bignou], 1929 – early 1930s
Jacques Seligmann & Co. Galleries (Germain Seligmann), Paris and New York. By 1933 – c. 1946
Josef von Sternberg, Hollywood, California, and Weekhawken, New Jersey. Acquired from Seligmann, by 1946 – 1949
Auction sale, Josef von Sternberg Collection, Parke-Bernet Galleries, NY, November 22, 1949, lot 92
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Sternberg auction with Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund, 1949

Le grand nu
Grand Nude
Nu couché (Chakoska?)
Nu sur le divan
[Grand Nu couché]

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