French Sculpture Census

photo credit : 2012 Detroit Institute of Arts
artist © : Fair Use (Section 107, Copyright Act, 1976)

ARP, Jean/Hans
Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin 1887 - Basel, Switzerland 1966

Entre feuille et oiseau
[Between Leaf and Bird]

1959
black stone (granite), white rock

free-standing abstract
34 x 15 x 10

Acc. No. : 63.126
Credit Line : Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund

Detroit, Michigan, Detroit Institute of Arts

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Provenance

  • New York, Sidney Janis Gallery (dealer)
  • 1963, Founders Society Purchase, General Membership Fund

Bibliography

  • 1963 Kinsman
    R. Kinsman, "The Search for Truth," Bulletin of the Detroit Institute of Arts, 43, no 1 (Autumn 1963), pp. 3-6; p. 4 (ill); also illlustrated on the cover
  • 1985 Cook
    A. Cook, Figural Choice in Poetry and Art, Hanover, N.H. & London, 1985, p 61 (ill).
  • 1995 DIA
    Detroit Institute of Arts and Toyota Municipal Museum of Art, Message 1995: Masterpieces of Modern Art from The Detroit Institute of Arts, (Toyota 1995), no. 40, pp. 110-111 (ill); p. 213 [entry by B. La Marche & K.M.]

Exhibition

  • 1968-1969 Los Angeles/Des Moines/Toronto/New York
    Arp Memorial Exhibition, University of California Art Galleries, Los Angeles, Des Moines Art Center, Art Gallery of Toronto, Guggenheim Museum, Nov 11, 1968- June 29, 1969, no 9.