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ARP, Jean/Hans

Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin 1887 - Basel, Switzerland 1966

Objets arrangés selon la loi du hasard

Objects Arranged According to the Law of Chance

1930

wood

relief

Dimensions (HxWxD): 10 38 x 11 18 x 2 14 in.

sticker on back: Nom : Arp / Titre : Objets placés d'après la loi du hasards [sic] ou nombrils 1930

Acc. No.: 79.1936

Credit Line: Purchase

Photo credit: http://www.moma.org


Provenance

  • Paris, Galerie Bonaparte
  • 1936, Purchase

Bibliography

  • MoMA's website, April 8, 2013
  • 1936 NY MoMA Bulletin
    The Museum of Modern Art Bulletin, IV, no. 2-3, Nov.-Dec. 1936, p. 30
  • 1938 MoMA Bulletin
    MoMA Bulletin, V, no. 1, 1938, p. 7
  • 1942 MoMA
    Painting and Sculpture in MoMA, New York, 1942, no. 8
  • 1947 Barr
    Fantastic Art, Dada, Surrealism, Edited by Alfred H. Barr, Jr., 1947, 3rd edition, p. 146
  • 1958 Arp
    Arp, Edited by James Thrall Soby, 1958, p. 51
  • 1967 NY MoMA Barr
    Alfred H. Barr, Painting and Sculpture in The Museum of Modern Art, 1929-1967, New York, 1967, ill. 168
  • 1977 NY MoMA Legg
    Painting and Sculpture in The Museum of Modern Art, with Selected Works on Paper. Catalogue of the Collection, January 1, 1977, Edited by Alicia Legg, New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1977, p. 10

Exhibitions

  • 1936 Paris
    Exhibition of Surrealist Objects, Paris, Galerie Ratton (?), 1936, (H)

    1936-1937 New York
    Fantastic, New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1936-1937, no. 287

    1937 Vassar College

    1941 New York
    Understanding Modern Art, New York, The Museum of Modern Art, 1941

    1942 New York (?)
    Coordinating Committee of Fr. Relief Societies, New York (?), 1942