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Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitzky). The Rope Dancer Accompanies Herself with Her Shadows. 1916

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The Rope Dancer Accompanies Herself with Her Shadows

Man Ray (Emmanuel Radnitzky) (American, 1890–1976)

Oil on canvas
52" x 6' 1 3/8" (132.1 x 186.4 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of G. David Thompson
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist, New York and Paris. 1916 – 1939
Peggy Guggenheim, New York. Purchased from Man Ray in Paris, April 10, 1940 – 1945
Unknown buyer. Purchased from Peggy Guggenheim in New York, 1945
State University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa. [By 1951] - 1954
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from State University of Iowa , 1954

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