The Provenance Research Project

Image unavailable

Contact Information

If you have any questions or information to provide on the listed works, please send an e-mail to:

Or write to:
Provenance Research Project
The Museum of Modern Art
11 West 53 Street
New York, N.Y. 10019

Add to My Collection

Birth of a Sailboat

Marcel Jean (French, 1900–1993)

Oil on canvas
19 1/2 x 28 1/2" (49.5 x 72.2 cm)
Credit Line:
Kay Sage Tanguy Bequest
MoMA Number:

Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist
Kay Sage Tanguy (1898-1963), Woodbury, Connecticut, acquired from the artist
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Kay Sage Tanguy Bequest, 1963

[Naissance d'un voilier]

Share by E-mail
Share by Text Message