Medardo Rosso. The Bookmaker. 1894

Medardo Rosso

The Bookmaker


Wax over plaster
17 1/2 x 13 x 14" (44.3 x 33 x 35.5 cm)
Acquired through the Lillie P. Bliss Bequest
Object number
Painting and Sculpture
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Medardo Rosso has 3 works online.
There are 1,535 sculptures online.
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
1894 - 1928, Medardo Rosso.
? - 1959, Clothilde Longoni Rosso, Milan (the artist's daughter-in-law), probably inherited from the artist or the artist's son Francesco Rosso.
October 1959, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, purchased through the Peridot Gallery, New York.

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