French Sculpture Census

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

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

Tête de cheval
Head of a horse

1914, cast c. 1960
bronze

head
18 1/2 x 19 5/8 x 16 7/8; weight: 63 lb

Acc. No. : 66.1463
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
  • 8 December 1961, Paris, Galerie Claude Bernard
  • 8 December 1961-17 May 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1967 Hamilton
    GEORGE HEARD HAMILTON, Raymond-Duchamp-Villon, New York, Walker 1967, p. 22, ill. p. 91
  • 1967 Mellow
    [JAMES R. MELLOW, "New York Letter", Art International 11/10, Christmas 1967, ill. p. 76?]
  • 1974 Lerner
    ABRAM LERNER et al., The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, New York, Abrams, 1974, p. 686, ill. no. 245

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. 136, ill. p.66
  • 1964 Baltimore
    1914: An Exhibition of Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART, Maryland, 6 October-15 November 1964, no. 57, ill. p. 54
  • 1967 New York
    Raymond Duchamp-Villon, New York, M. KNOEDLER & CO, 10 October-7 November 1967, no. 25.4, ill. p. 91 (fig. 62)
  • 1974-1975 Washington
    Inaugural Exhibition, Washington, DC., Smithsonian Institution, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, 1 October 1974-15 September 1975