French Sculpture Census

photo credit : scan from Selected Sculpture and Works on Paper, New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, July 8-Sept. 14 1969, p. 117, repr.
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DUCHAMP-VILLON, Raymond
Damville, Eure 1876 - Cannes, Alpes-Maritimes 1918

Le chat
Cat

1913
plaster

relief
25 1/2 x 21
[not inscribed]

Acc. No. : formerly/autrefois 53.1340
Credit Line : Deaccessioned by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

formerly/autrefois New York, New York, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

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Provenance

  • West Redding, Connecticut, Katherine S. Dreier
  • 1953, Gift, Katherine S. Dreier Estate, to the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
  • after 1969 and before 2012, Deaccessioned by the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York

Bibliography

  • 1924 Pach
    Walter Pach, Raymond Duchamp-Villon, Sculpteur (1876-1918), Paris, 1924, ill. p. 69
  • 1957 Calas
    Nicolas Calas, "The Brothers Duchamp All at Once", Art News, vol. 55, no. 10, February 1957, p. 24-27, ill. p. 24
  • 1964 Giedion-Welcker
    Carola Giedion-Welcker, "Verankerung und Vortstoss bei Raymond Duchamp-Villon", Werk, vol. 51, no. 4, April 1964, p. 147-156, ill. p. 150
  • 1967 Hamilton
    George Heard Hamilton, "Raymond Duchamp-Villon", L'Oeil, nos. 151-153, September 1967, p. 46-55, ill. no. 1, p. 54

Exhibition

  • 1945 New Haven
    Duchamp, Duchamp-Villon, Villon, New Haven, Yale University Art Gallery, March-April 1945, cat. no. 26. Catalogue published as Bulletin of the Associates in Fine Arts at Yale University, vol. 13, no. 2, March 1945
  • 1957 New York/Houston
    Jacques Villon, Raymond Duchamp-Villon, Marcel Duchamp, New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, February 19-March 10, 1957, n.p.,ill. (not shown in New York), traveled to The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, March 22-April 21, 1957
  • 1960 Chicago
    Sculpture and Drawings by Sculptors from The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, Chicago, The Arts Club of Chicago, April 19-May 19, 1960, cat. no. 8, ill.
  • 1967 New York
    Raymond Duchamp-Villon 1876-1918, New York, M. Knoedler and Company, Inc., October 11-November 4, 1967, cat. no. 20, ill.
  • 1969 New York
    Selected Sculpture and Works on Paper, New York, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, July 8-Sept. 14 1969, p. 117, repr.