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PEVSNER, Antoine

Orel, Russia 1886 - Paris 1962

Construction dans l'oeuf

Construction in the Egg

1948

gilded bronze

construction

Dimensions (HxWxD): 27 x 17 14 x 21 in.

inscribed lower edge center: A.P.
inscribed top edge center: 48

Acc. No.: 1965:21

Credit Line: Gift of The Seymour H. Knox Foundation, Inc., 1965

Photo credit: Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY


Provenance

  • 1965, Gift of The Seymour H. Knox Foundation, Inc.

Bibliography

  • 1960 Seuphor
    Michel Seuphor, The Sculpture of This Century, New York, George Braziller, Inc., 1960, p. 67, ill.
  • 1961 Giedion-Welcker
    Carola Giedion-Welcker, Antoine Pevsner, Neuchatel, Editions du Griffon, 1961, p. 9, ill. p. [198-201] (pl. no. 105)
  • 1972 Buffalo
    Contemporary Art 1942-72. Collection of the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, [Buffalo], New York, Washington and London, Praeger Publishers, 1973, p. 184-185, 430, 467, repr.

Exhibitions

  • 1964-1965 New York
    The Sculptor and the Architect, New York, Staempfli Gallery, December 8, 1964-January 9, 1965, no. 11

    1965 Dallas
    Sculpture/Twentieth Century, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, May 12-June 13, 1965, no. 63, p. 37, ill. p. 28

    1966 Cleveland
    Fifty Years of Modern Art/1916-1966, The Cleveland Museum of Art, June 14-July 31, 1966, no. 104, p. [205], color ill. p. [131]

    1966 Buffalo
    Contemporary Art - Acquisitions 1962-1965, Buffalo, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, September 30-October 30, 1966, no. 148, ill. p. 69

    1968 Buffalo
    Plus by Minus: Today's Half-Century, Buffalo, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, March 3-April 14, 1968, no. 149, p. [55]

    1972 Buffalo
    Continental Painting and Sculpture, 1942-1972, in the Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, July 21-August 27, 1972, checklist, no. [90]