French Sculpture Census

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LAURENS, Henri
Paris 1885 - Paris 1954

Guitare et clarinette
Guitar and clarinet

1920
peinture sur pierre calcaire

relief
32.1 x 37.1 x 8.9

N° d'inv. : 66.2905
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

Historique

  • l'artiste
  • vers 1920-1958, Paris, Galerie Leiris (acquis auprès de l'artiste)
  • jusqu'en 1961, New York, Saidenberg Gallery (acquis auprès de Leiris)
  • 1961-17 mai 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1966, don de Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Bibliographie

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1955 Laurens
    MARTHE LAURENS, Henri Laurens, sculpteur, Paris, Pierre Beres, 1955, ill. p. 64
  • 1958-1959 Limbour
    GEORGES LIMBOUR, "Paris Chronique", Art International 2/9/10, December 1958-January 1959, p. 29
  • 1959 Goldscheider
    CECILE GOLDSCHEIDER, Laurens, New York, Universe, 1959, ill
  • 1960 Bruguière
    P. G. BRUGUIERE, "Pierres sculptées d'Henri Laurens", Cahiers d'Art 33-35, 1960, ill. p. 129
  • 1965 Michelson
    ANNETTE MICHELSON, "Private but Public: The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection", Contemporary Sculpture, Arts Yearbook 8, 1965, p. 188
  • 1968 Arnason
    H. HARVARD ARNASON, History of Modern Art, New York, Abrams, 1968, p. 191, colorpl. 67
  • 1971 Kahnweiler and Cremieux
    DANIEL-HENRY KAHNWEILER and FRANCIS CREMIEUX, My Galleries and Painters, trans. Helen Weaver, New York, Viking, 1971, ill. p. 16
  • 1974 K. R.
    K. R.,"Acquisitions of Modern Art by Museums", Burlington Magazine 116/860, November 1974, ill. 131, p. 706
  • 1974 Lerner
    ABRAM LERNER et al., The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, New York, Abrams, 1974, p. 711, colorpl. 352
  • 1975 Courthion
    PIERRE COURTHION, "Le plus grand musee de sculpture du monde: La Collection Hirshhorn", XXe Siecle no. 45,December 1975, p. 29
  • 1977 Unsigned
    UNSIGNED, Music Calendar, New York, C. F. Peters Corp., 1977, ill. August-September
  • 1986 Arnason
    H. Harvard ARNASON, History of Modern Art, third ed. rev. by Daniel Wheeler, New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1986, colorpl. 69
  • See file for further info

Exposition

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1955-1956 Cologne/Krefeld/Hamburg/Basel/Berlin
    Henri Laurens: 1885-1954, Cologne, EIGELSTEINTORBURG, 2 October-6 November 1955; Krefeld, KAISER WILHELM MUSEUM, 17 November-27 December 1955; Hamburg, KUNSTVEREIN; Basel, KUNSTHALLE, 10 April-13 May 1956; Berlin, HAUS AM WALDSEE, 15 April-20 May 1956, no. 3, ill.
  • 1958 Paris
    Henri Laurens, sculptures en pierre, 1919-1943, Paris, GALERIE LOUISE LEIRIS, 29 October-29 November 1958, no. 6, colorpl. 6
  • 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. 229, ill. p. 71
  • 1974-1975 Washington
    Inaugural Exhibition, Washington, DC., Smithsonian Institution, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, 1 October 1974-15 September 1975