Jean Pougny (Ivan Puni). Suprematist Relief-Sculpture. 1920s (reconstruction of 1915 original)

Jean Pougny (Ivan Puni)

Suprematist Relief-Sculpture

1920s (reconstruction of 1915 original)

Medium
Painted wood, metal, and cardboard, mounted on wood panel
Dimensions
20 x 15 1/2 x 3" (50.8 x 39.3 x 7.6 cm)
Credit
The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation
Object number
1060.1983
Copyright
© 2016 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris
Department
Painting and Sculpture
This work is not on view.
Jean Pougny (Ivan Puni) has 12 works online.
There are 1,519 sculptures online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
Madame X. Pougny (Mrs. Jean Pougny, born Xénia Bogouslawska, a.k.a. Xana Bougouslavskaya, a Russian painter herself, d. 1972), Paris. Until 1968
Auction, Christie’s, London, December 6, 1968, cat. no. 48
Leonard Hutton Galleries, New York. [Likely purchased at auction in 1968] By 1971-72
The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation. By 1978
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. The Riklis Collection of McCrory Corporation, 1983

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