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ZADKINE, Ossip

Vitebsk, Russia 1890 - Paris 1967

Tête de garçon

Head of a Boy

unregistered cast of 1920 from a terracotta of 1919

bronze

head

Dimensions (HxWxD): 13 58 x 8 116 x 7 1116 in.

Credit Line: Arts Club Purchase Fund, 1931

Photo credit: ph. from Sophia Shaw, Editor, The Arts Club of Chicago: The Collection 1916-1996, Chicago, The Arts Club of Chicago, 1997, p. 108


Provenance

  • 1931, Arts Club Purchase Fund, from the artist [see entry by Born, in 1997 Shaw: Although this object has sometimes been cited as Head of a Man, its title is properly Head of a Boy, according to correspondence from Ossip Zadkine in The Arts Club's archives in the Newberry Library, Chicago]

Bibliography

  • 1942 Chicago
    Ossip Zadkine Exhibition, Chicago, Arts Club of Chicago, exh. cat., n. pag., ill. on cover
  • 1946 Gischia et Védrès
    Léon Gischia et Nicole Védrès, La Sculpture en France depuis Rodin, Paris, 1946, p. 118, n° 14 (terracotta illustrated), as Tête
  • 1994 Lecombre
    Sylvain Lecombre, Ossip Zadkine : L'Oeuvre sculpté, Paris, 1994, p. 115, n° 70 (terracotta illustrated)
  • 1997 Shaw
    Sophia Shaw, Editor, The Arts Club of Chicago: The Collection 1916-1996, Chicago, The Arts Club of Chicago, 1997, p. 108-109, repr. p. 108 (entry by Richard A. Born), 121

Exhibitions

  • 1931 Chicago
    Sculpture by Ossip Zadkine, Chicago, Arts Club of Chicago, 1931, no. 3

    1931 Philadelphia
    Zadkine, Philadelphia, Crillon Galleries, 1931, no. 3

    1932 Chicago
    Exhibition of Drawings by Sculptors and Small Sculpture, Chicago, Renaissance Society of The University of Chicago, 1932, no. 123

    1933 Chicago
    Exhibition of Modern Sculpture and Drawings by Sculptors, Chicago, Arts Club of Chicago, 1933, no. 70