French Sculpture Census

photo credit : 2012 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
artist © : public domain

DUCHAMP-VILLON, Raymond
Damville, Eure 1876 - Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes 1918

Cheval et cavalier I
Horse and Rider I

1914, cast 1954-1960
bronze

equestrian statue(tte)
8 1/4 x 6 1/4 x 4 1/2

Acc. No. : 66.1462
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

  • Paris, Galerie Louis Carré
  • Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard
  • 20 April 1961, London, Hanover Gallery
  • 20 April 1961-17 May 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1997 Richard
    Paul Richard, "Apocalyptic Horse", Washington Post, 12 August 1997, section Style, D. 8

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. 135, ill. p. 67