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Aleksandr Archipenko. Madonna of the Rocks. 1912

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Madonna of the Rocks

Aleksandr Archipenko (American, 1887–1964)

Painted plaster
21 x 13 x 14" (53.2 x 32.8 x 35.3 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Frances Archipenko Gray and Perls Galleries
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Collection work meeting criteria specified in Introduction.

The artist
Fernand Léger, Paris, 1912 - 1960 (In 1912, Léger gave Archipenko a painting for this sculpture)
Perls Galleries, New York, 1960 (Purchased from Léger's widow)
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Gift of Frances Archipenko Gray and Perls Galleries in honor of William S.Lieberman, 1969

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