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LIPCHITZ, Ossip/Jacques

Druskieniki, Lithuania 1891 - Capri, Italy 1973

Masque mortuaire d'Amedeo Modigliani

Death Mask of Modigliani

1920, cast later

bronze

mask

Dimensions (HxWxD): 9 14 X 5 34 X 4 38 in.

Acc. No.: 86.3054

Credit Line: The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Photo credit: 2012 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden


Provenance

  • To 6 June 1974, R. Sturgis Ingersoll, Esq., of Philadelphia
  • 1974, June 6, New York, Sotheby Parke Bernet, , sale 3652, lot 49
  • 6 June 1974-31 August 1981, New York and Washington DC, Joseph H. Hirshhorn,
  • 1981-1986, Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1981, Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 2010
  • 1986 Schuster and Pfannstiel
    BERNARD SCHUSTER and ARTHUR S. PFANNSTIEL, Modigliani: A Study of His Sculpture, Jacksonville, FL: Namega, 1986, ill. p. 36 and cover.

Exhibitions

  • Museum's website, 2010

    1985-1986 New York
    The Circle of Montparnasse: Jewish Artists in Paris 1905-1945, JEWISH MUSEUM, New York, 22 October 1985-2 February 1986