French Sculpture Census

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LAURENS, Henri
Paris 1885 - Paris 1954

Femme couchée
Reclining Woman

1921
painted bronze

statuette
4 1/2 X 9 X 3 1/8

Acc. No. : 66.2908
Credit Line : Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution

www.hirshhorn.si.edu

Provenance

  • The Artist (or his son Claude)
  • Paris, Galerie Leiris, (acquired from Artist or son)
  • To 15 November 1961, Galerie Claude Bernard,(acquired from Galerie Leiris)
  • 15 November 1961-17 May 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Exhibition

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1962-1963 New York
    Modern Sculpture from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection, New York, SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, 3 October 1962-6 January 1963, no. 230
  • 1983 College Park
    Sculptors' Drawing, University of Maryland College Park, ART GALLERY, 15 January-15 March 1983
  • 1984-1985 Oklahoma City
    Sculptures from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Oklahoma City, OKLAHOMA MUSEUM OF ART, 9 August 1984-9 August 1985