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LÉGER, Fernand

Argentan, Orne 1881 - Gif-sur-Yvette, Essonne 1955

Tête et mains d'une femme

Head and Hands of a Woman

1950-1954

terracotta ceramic

relief

Dimensions (HxWxD): 24 x 12 in.

Acc. No.: 1955.008.002

Credit Line: Gift of Edward J. Gallagher, Jr.

Photo credit: courtesy UAMA, Tucson


Provenance

  • Nice, Galerie Art, Palais Marie Christine
  • 1955, Edward J. Gallagher, Jr.
  • 1955, gift of Edward J. Gallagher Jr.

Bibliography

  • Museum's website, July 7, 2014
  • 1983 Bermingham, Deeds and Karpiscak
    Peter Bermingham (General Editor), Daphne Anderson Deeds (Researcher and Assistant Editor) and Adeline Lee Karpiscak (Research Assistant), The University of Arizona Museum of Art. Paintings and Sculpture in the Permanent Collection, with Selected Drawings and Watercolors, Tucson, 1983, p. 173, cat. no. 421, ill.

Exhibitions

  • 1957 Tucson
    The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection of the University of Arizona, Tucson: University of Arizona, 1957, no. 21

    1958 Tucson
    The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection of the University of Arizona, Tucson: University of Arizona, 1958, no. 32

    1964 Tucson
    The Edward Joseph Gallagher III Memorial Collection of the University of Arizona, Tucson: University of Arizona, 1964, no. 45

    1969 Tucson
    The Gallagher Memorial Collection, Paintings, Watercolors, Drawings, Sculpture, Collected By Mr. Edward Joseph Gallagher, Jr., Tucson: University of Arizona Museum of Art, 1969, no. 80