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Umberto Boccioni. Development of a Bottle in Space. 1912 (cast 1931)

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Development of a Bottle in Space

Umberto Boccioni (Italian, 1882–1916)

1912 (cast 1931)
Silvered bronze
15 x 23 3/4 x 12 7/8" (38.1 x 60.3 x 32.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Aristide Maillol Fund
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

F.T. Marinetti (1876-1944), Rome, 1931 [1]; by inheritance to Benedetta Marinetti (1897-1977), Rome, 1944; acquired by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1948 (Aristide Maillol Fund).
[1] Cast ordered by F.T. Marinetti from Gaetano Chiurazzi Foundry, Rome in 1931.

[Sviluppo di una bottiglia nello spazio]

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