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BOURDELLE, Émile-Antoine

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

Torse du Fruit

Torso of the Figure called Fruit

1911, cast 1950s

bronze

torso

Dimensions (HxWxD): 39 34 x 24 14 x 16 14 in.

Acc. No.: 66.596

Credit Line: Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Photo credit: 2012 Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden

© Artist:


Provenance

  • Paris, Estate of the Artist (Mme. Bourdelle)
  • To 11 December 1961, New York, Charles E. Slatkin Galleries
  • 11 December 1961-17 May 1966, New York, Joseph H. Hirshhorn
  • 1966, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn

Bibliography

  • Museum's website
  • 1965 Jianou and Dufet
    Ionel Jianou and Michel Dufet, Bourdelle, trans. Kathleen Muston and Bryan Richardson, Paris, Arted, 1965, p. 86; 2nd edition, 1975, no. 324, p. 21
  • 1968 Arnason
    Harvard H. Arnason, History of Modern Art, New York, Abrams, 1968, p. 65, ill. p. 67
  • 1970 Jianou and Dufet
    Ionel Jianou and Michel Dufet, Bourdelle, Paris, Livre de Poche, 1970, p. 54, ill.

Exhibitions

  • Museum's website, 2010

    1961-1962 Ottawa/New York/Toledo/St. Louis/Santa Barbara/San Diego/San Francisco/Cincinnati
    Antoine Bourdelle, (organized by Charles E. Slatkin Galleries, New York), Ottawa, National Galleries of Canada, 5-29 October 1961; New York, Charles E. Slatkin Galleries, 13 November-9 December 1961; Toledo Museum of Art, Ohio, 5 January-8 February 1962; City Art Museum of St. Louis, Missouri, 20 February-April 1962; Santa Barbara Museum of Art, California, 20 April-27 May 1962; Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, California, 8 June-15 July 1962; California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, 1 August-8 September 1962; Cincinnati Art Museum, Ohio, 5 October-4 November 1962, pl. 56

    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. 38, ill. p. 32