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ARCHIPENKO, Alexander

Kiev, Ukraine 1887 - New York, United States 1964

Le poète ukrainien Taras Chevtchenko (1814-1861)

The Ukrainian Poet Taras Shevchenko (1814-1861)

1935

painted terracotta

bust

Dimensions (HxWxD): H. 23 in.

Acc. No.: 35.45

Credit Line: Gift of the Ukrainian National Chorus

Photo credit: 2013 Detroit Institute of Arts


Provenance

  • 1935, Commissioned by the donor
  • 1935, Gift of the Ukrainian National Chorus
  • 1971, sent on indefinite loan to the Ukrainian-American Archives and Museum, Hamtramck, MI
  • by 2004, returned to the museum

Bibliography

  • 2005 Leshko
    Jaroslaw Leshko, Alexander Archipenko: Vision and Continuity, New York, The Ukrainian Museum, 2005, exh. cat, p. 122

Related works

  • Plaster, 1935, 23 1/2 x 28, Stamford, CT, Ukrainian Museum and Library.