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ARP, Jean/Hans

Strasbourg, Bas-Rhin 1887 - Basel, Switzerland 1966

Configuration aux mouvements sinueux

Configuration in Serpentine Movements

1950

marble

free-standing abstract

Dimensions (HxWxD): 8 34 x 14 34 x 12 in.

Acc. No.: 1976.323

Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph F. Colin, 1976

Photo credit: www.metmuseum.org


Provenance

  • 1976, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph F. Colin

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, 12 april 2012
  • 1957 Giedion-Welcker
    Carola Giedion-Welcker, Jean Arp, New York, Harry N. Abrams, 1957, p. 84 (published as "Snake Movement #1")
  • 1958
    Jean Arp, Museum of Modern Art, ed. James Throll Soby, exh. cat., 1958, p. 97-123, cat. 94
  • 1958
    "What isn't art?", Time, June 9, 1958, p. 62
  • 1960
    The Colin Collection, M. Knoedler & Co., 1960, cat. 122.
  • 1974 Jianou
    Ionel Jianou, Jean Arp, Paris, Arted, Editions d'Art, 1974, p. 72, cat. 109

Exhibitions

  • 1954 New York
    Jean Arp, New York, Curt Valentin Gallery, March 2 - 27, 1954, no. 4

    1957 New York
    The Struggle for New Form, New York, World House Galleries, Jan. 22 - Feb. 23, 1957, no. 2

    1958 New York
    Jean Arp, New York, The Museum of Modern Art, October 6 - November 30, 1958, no. 94

    1960 New York
    The Colin Collection, M. Knoedler & Co., New York, April 12-May 14, 1960, no. 122