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LIPCHITZ, Ossip/Jacques

Druskieniki, Lithuania 1891 - Capri, Italy 1973

Lecteur II

Reader II

1919

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): 30 14 X 10 38 X 10 12 in.

Acc. No.: 66.3092

Credit Line: Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Photo credit: 2012 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden


Provenance

  • To 9 October 1956, New York, Fine Arts Associates
  • 9 October 1956-17 May 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1959 Crawford
    LENORE CRAWFORD, "'Sculpture in Our Time' at Detroit Shows Development of Past 75 Years", London Free Press, Ontario, 20 June 1959
  • 1974 Lerner
    ABRAM LERNER et al., The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, New York, Abrams, 1974, p. 714, ill. 260.
  • 1983 Park
    EDWARDS PARK, Treasures of the Smithsonian, Washington, DC, Smithsonian Books; New York, NY, Trade distribution by Abrams, 1983, ill.

Exhibitions

  • Museum's website, 2010

    1959-1960 Detroit/Milwaukee/Minneapolis/Kansas City/Houston/Los Angeles/San Francisco/Colorado Springs/Toronto
    Sculpture in Our Time: Collected by Joseph H. Hirshhorn, DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS, 5 May-23 August 1959; MILWAUKEE ART CENTER, 10 September-11 October 1959; Minneapolis, WALKER ART CENTER, 25 October-6 December 1959; Kansas City, WILLIAM ROCKHILL NELSON GALLERY OF ART, 20 December-31 January 1960; Houston, MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, 1-27 March 1960; LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF HISTORY, SCIENCE AND ART, 11 April-15 May 1960; San Francisco, M. H. DE YOUNG MEMORIAL MUSEUM, 29 May-10 July 1960; COLORADO SPRINGS FINE ARTS CENTER, 24 July-4 September 1960; ART GALLERY OF TORONTO, 30 September-31 October 1960, no. 122, ill. p. 57

    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. 239, ill. p. 69

    1963-1964 Los Angeles/San Francisco/Denver/Fort Worth/Minneapolis/Des Moines/Philadelphia
    Jacques Lipchitz: A Retrospective Selected by the Artist, University of California at Los Angeles, ART GALLERIES, 3 March-10 April 1963; SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF ART, 23 April-1 June 1963; DENVER ART MUSEUM, 20 June-31 July 1963; FORT WORTH ART CENTER MUSEUM, October 1963; Minneapolis, WALKER ART CENTER, 18 November-18 January 1964; DES MOINES ART CENTER, IA, 1 February-7 March 1964; PHILADELPHIA MUSEUM OF ART, 1 April-31 May 1964, no. 28, ill.

    1965 Louisville
    The Figure in Sculpture: 1865-1965, Louisville, J.B. SPEED ART MUSEUM, 15 October-28 November 1965, no. 13, ill.

    1967 Hanover
    Sculpture in Our Century: Selections from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection, Hanover, NH, , HOPKINS Center ART Galleries Dartmouth College, 25 May-9 July 1967, no. 33, ill. p. 25

    1972-1973 Washington
    Extended loan, Washington, DC., Smithsonian Institution, 1972-1973

    1974-1975 Washington
    Inaugural Exhibition, Washington, DC., Smithsonian Institution, HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, 1 October 1974-15 September 1975