Amedeo Modigliani. Reclining Nude. c. 1919

Amedeo Modigliani

Reclining Nude

c. 1919

Oil on canvas
28 1/2 x 45 7/8" (72.4 x 116.5 cm)
Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund
Object number
Painting and Sculpture
This work is on view on Floor 5, in Painting and Sculpture I, Gallery 7, with 29 other works online.
Amedeo Modigliani has 21 works online.
There are 2,242 paintings online.
Provenance Research Project
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Amedeo Modigliani, Paris.
By 1926 - 1928, Jonas Netter, Brussels and Paris, probably acquired from the artist.
1928 - 1932, Alex Reid & Lefèvre, London (no. 156/28) and Modern Paintings, Inc. (formerly De Hauke & Co., Inc., no. M-3280), New York, jointly purchased from Jonas Netter through Etienne Bignou, Paris (no. 1074) and Mr. [M. Florent] Willems.
1932/1934 - 1946, Jacques Seligmann & Co., Inc., New York and Paris (no. M-3280), acquired/assumed from Alex Reid & Lefèvre and Modern Paintings, Inc.
1946 - November 22, 1949, Josef von Sternberg, Weekhawken, New Jersey, and Hollywood, California, acquired from Germain Seligman (Jacques Seligmann & Co.) through Pierre F. Nesi, Beverly Hills, and sold at the auction sale of the Josef von Sternberg collection, Parke-Bernet Galleries, New York, November 22, 1949, lot 92.
1949, The Museum of Modern Art, New York, purchased at the auction sale of the Josef von Sternberg collection.

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