French Sculpture Census

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ARCHIPENKO, Alexander
Kiev, Ukraine 1887 - New York, United States 1964

Boxe
Boxing

1913-1914
painted plaster

group
23 3/4 x 16 5/8 x 16
signed and dated l. c.: A. Archipenko / Paris 1914

Acc. No. : 55.1436
Credit Line : Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

New York, New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

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Provenance

  • Florence, Magnelli
  • 1955, Paris, Mme Pétro van Doesburg

Bibliography

  • 1914 Intransigeant
    Intransigeant, Paris, March 2, 1914, ill.
  • 1914 Soirées de Paris
    Les Soirées de Paris, no. 25, June 15, 1914, ill. facing p. 336 (erroneously dated 1913)
  • 1923 Hildebrandt
    Hans Hildebrandt, Alexander Archipenko, Berlin, 1923, pl. 11
  • 1923 Wiese
    Erich Wiese, "Alexander Archipenko", Junge Kunst, Leipzig, vol. 40, 1923, pl. VI
  • 1926 Einstein
    Carl Einstein, Die Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts, Propyläen-Kunstgeschichte, Berlin, vol. 16, 1926, ill. p. 533
  • 1953 Guégen
    Pierre Guéguen, "La Sculpture Cubiste", Art d'Aujourd'hui, series 4, nos. 3, 4, May-June 1953, ill. p. 54
  • 1960 Archipenko
    Alexander Archipenko, Archipenko, Fifty Creative Years, 1908-1958, New York, 1960, pls. 138
  • 1960 Giedion-Welcker
    Carola Giedion-Welcker, Contemporary Sculpture, An Evolution in Volume and Space, Documents of Modern Art, New York, vol. 12, 1960, p. 40
  • 1961 Habasque
    Guy Habasque, "Archipenko", L'Oeil, no. 78, June 1961, ill. p. 40
  • 1963 Selz
    Jean Selz, Modern Sculpture, Origins and Evolution, trans. by Annette Michelson, New York, 1963, pl. 195
  • 1968 Bazin
    Germain Bazin, The History of World Sculpture, Greenwich, Connecticut, 1968, pl. 968

Exhibition

  • 1914 Paris
    Salon des Indépendants, Paris, March 1 - April 30, 1914, no. 85 (as Boxe)
  • 1969 New York
    Selected Sculpture and Works on Paper, New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, July 8-Sep. 14, 1969, p. 91, repr.

Related Works

Bronze at the Milwaukee Art Museum.