Amedeo Modigliani. Caryatid. c. 1914

Amedeo Modigliani

Caryatid

c. 1914

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
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 1,522 sculptures online.
Provenance Research Project
This work is included in the Provenance Research Project, which investigates the ownership history of works in MoMA's collection.
The artist; [Jacques Lipchitz]; Pierre and Dollie Chareau, Paris, then New York, before 1939 - 1951 [1]; purchased by The Museum of Modern Art, New York from Pierre and Dollie Chareau through Buchholz Gallery, with Mrs. Simon Guggenheim Fund, 1951 [2].


[1] Alfred H. Barr, Jr., Memo, January 23, 1952 and letter Buchholz Gallery to Alfred , in: collection files 145.1951, Department of Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.
[2] Letter Buchholz Gallery to Alfred H. Barr, Jr., April 18, 1951, in: collection files 145.1951, Department of Painting and Sculpture, The Museum of Modern Art, New York.

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