French Sculpture Census

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PICASSO, Pablo
Malaga, Spain 1881 - Paris 1973

Bras
Arm

1959, cast 1961
bronze

fragment
22 7/8 x 7 3/4 x 6 1/4, including base: H. 5/8; weight: 10 lb

Acc. No. : 66.4054
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

  • ca. 1961-1962, Paris, Galerie Louise Leiris, (Aneil-Henry Kahnweiler)
  • To 6 March 1963, New York, Saidenberg Gallery
  • 6 March 1963-17 May 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn, (by exchange)
  • 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1967 Penrose
    ROLAND PENROSE, The Sculpture of Picasso, New York, Museum of Modern Art, 1967, ill. p. 159
  • 1969 Elsen
    ALBERT ELSEN, "Notes on the Parial Figure", Artforum 3, November 1969, p. 63, ill. p. 58
  • 1974 Lerner
    ABRAM LERNER et al., The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1974, p. 734, ill. p. 593
  • 1979 Hyams
    BARRY HYAMS, Hirshhorn: Medici from Brooklyn, New York: E.P. Dutton, 1979, p. 130

Exhibition

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1962 New York
    Picasso, An American Tribute, Organized by New York, PUBLIC EDUCATION ASSOCIATION, New York, Otto Gerson Gallery, 25 April-12 May 1962, no. 35, ill. (Annual benefit for the P.E.A, held by cooperating New York galleries)
  • 1964 Toronto/Montréal
    Picasso and Man, Toronto, ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO, 11 January-16 February 1964; MONTREAL MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, 28 February-31 March 1964, no. 269, ill. p. 152
  • 1967 Dallas/ Fort Worth
    Picasso, DALLAS MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS and FORT WORTH ARTS CENTER, 8 February-26 March 1967, no. 93, p. 98
  • 1968 New York/Chicago
    The Sculpture of Picasso, New York, THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, 16 October 1967-7 January 1968; THE ART INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO, no. 146, ill. p. 224. Catalog by Roland Penrose and Alicia Legg
  • 1969-1970 Baltimore
    The Partial Figure in Modern Sculpture from Rodin to 1969, BALTIMORE MUSEUM OF ART, Maryland, 2 December 1969-1 February 1970, no. 56, ill. p. 63, catalog by Albert Elsen
  • 1974-1975 Washington
    Inaugural Exhibition, Washington, DC., Smithsonian Institution, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, 1 October 1974-15 September 1975, ill. 593 p. 413, p. 734
  • 1980 New York
    Pablo Picasso: A Retrospective, New York, THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, 1 May -30 September 1980, catalog by William Rubin, p. 436
  • 1983-1984 Berlin/Dusseldorf
    Picasso--Plastiken, Berlin, NATIONALGALERIE, 6 October-27 November 1983; Dusseldorf, KUNSTHALLE, 11 December 1983-29 January 1984, no. 555, ill. p. 362, pp. 397, 424. Book catalog by Werner Spies as Picasso--Das Plastische Werk.
  • 1994 Newport Beach
    The Essential Gesture, Newport Beach, CA., THE NEWPORT HARBOR ART MUSEUM, 15 October-31 December 1994, no. 21, ill. p. 25
  • 2000 Paris
    Picasso Sculpteur, Paris, CENTRE GEORGES POMpIDOU, 7 June-25 September 2000, no. 555, ill. p. 383
  • 2003 Ottawa
    The Body Transformed, Ottawa, NATIONAL GALLERY CANADA, 15 May-12 October 2003