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BOURDELLE, Émile-Antoine

Montauban, Tarn-et-Garonne 1861 - Le Vésinet, Yvelines 1929

Maker: Hohwiller

Beethoven, masque tragique

Beethoven, Tragic Mask

1901

bronze

head

Dimensions (HxWxD): 30 12 x 17 x 17 34 in.

inscribed: 3/5

Acc. No.: 280.1961

Credit Line: Grace Rainey Rogers Fund

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

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Provenance

  • 1961, Grace Rainey Rogers Fund

Bibliography

  • MoMA's website, April 1, 2013
  • 1962 NY MoMA Bulletin
    The Museum of Modern Art Bulletin, vol. 27, nos. 3-4, 1962, repr. p. 10
  • 1969 Goldwater
    Robert Goldwater, What is Modern Sculpture?, New York, Museum of Modern Art, 1969, repr. p. 36
  • 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. 17