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Juan Gris. Guitar and Glasses. 1914

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Guitar and Glasses

Juan Gris (Spanish, 1887–1927)

Pasted papers, gouache, and crayon on canvas
36 1/8 x 25 1/2" (91.5 x 64.6 cm)
Credit Line:
Nelson A. Rockefeller Bequest
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

Galerie Kahnweiler, Paris. [1914, or 1919]
John Quinn (d. 1924), New York. [Likely purchased from Kahnweiler before the seizure of his gallery, 1914] – 1924
Estate of John Quinn, 1924 – 1926
Auction sale of the Quinn collection, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, October 28, 1926, no. 58
M. Eichenberger, Berne
Mme Olivares, Madrid
Sam Salz, New York
[Private Collection, Eire. By 1947]
Nelson A. Rockefeller, New York. By 1958 – 1979
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Nelson A. Rockefeller Bequest, 1979

The chess board
Guitar, Glasses and Bottle
Guitar, Bottle, and Glass
[Guitare et verres]

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