Amedeo Modigliani. Caryatid. c. 1914
Amedeo Modigliani

Caryatid

c. 1914
On view
Medium
Limestone
Dimensions
36 1/4" (92.1 cm) high, at base 16 3/8 x 16 7/8" (41.6 x 42.9 cm)
Credit
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund
Object number
145.1951
Department
Painting and Sculpture
Provenance Research Project
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
[Jacques Lipchitz?]
Mr. and Mrs. Pierre Chareau, Paris, then in U.S.A. Before 1939 – 1951
Buchholz Gallery (Curt Valentin), New York (agent for Chareau). 1949 – 1951
The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Purchased from Chareau through Buchholz Gallery, with Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund, 1951

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Pictured above: Vasily Kandinsky. Panel for Edwin R. Campbell No. 2 (detail). 1914. Oil on canvas, 64 1/8 x 48 3/8" (162.6 x 122.7 cm). Nelson A. Rockefeller Fund (by exchange). © 2009 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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