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RICHIER, Germaine

Grans, Bouches-du-Rhône 1902 - Montpellier, Hérault 1959

Mante religieuse

Praying Mantis

1947

bronze

statuette

Dimensions (HxWxD): object: 24 38 x 6 14 x 15 78; overall with base: 31 14 x 6 12 x 15 78 in.

inscribed: 4/8

Acc. No.: 77.92

Credit Line: Gift of Lydia Winston Malbin

Photo credit: 2012 Detroit Institute of Arts


Provenance

  • Paris, Henri Creuzevault
  • 1963, Winston
  • 1977, Gift of Lydia Winston Malbin

Bibliography

  • 1977 DIA Bulletin
    DIA Bulletin, vol 56, no 4, 1977, p. 313
  • 1984 Detroit News
    "Family Art Game", DIA Advertising Supplement, Detroit News, April 29, 1984, p 24 (ill)

Exhibitions

  • 1974 Detroit
    Cobra and contrasts, Detroit, DIA, Sept 25-Nov, 17, 1974, nos 63 and 64