Aleksandr Archipenko. Madonna of the Rocks. 1912

Aleksandr Archipenko

Madonna of the Rocks


Painted plaster
21 x 13 x 14" (53.2 x 32.8 x 35.3 cm)
Gift of Frances Archipenko Gray and Perls Galleries
Object number
© 2017 Estate of Alexander Archipenko / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Painting and Sculpture
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Aleksandr Archipenko has 23 works online.
There are 1,537 sculptures online.
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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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