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Artist:
Marino Marini, Italian, b. Pistoia, 1901–1980  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
28 7/8 × 21 1/8 × 10 5/8 in., 68 lb. (73.3 × 53.7 × 27 cm, 30.8 kg)
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
(1943/cast 1946-51)
Provenance:
Curt Valentin Gallery, New York, to 14 September 1954
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 14 September 1954-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Exhibition History:
BRANDEIS UNIVERSITY, Waltham, Massachusetts. "Three Collections," 1-17 June 1955, no. 30.
LEONID KIPNIS GALLERY, Westport, Connecticut. "Modern Sculpture," 18-30 November 1956 (sponsored by the Westport Community Art Association), no. 26.
DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS. "Sculpture in Our Time: Collected by Joseph H. Hirshhorn," 5 May-23 August 1959, no. 146 (did not tour).
SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York. "Modern Sculpture from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection," 3 October 1962-6 January 1963, no. 278, p. 134.
MARLBOROUGH-GERSON GALLERIES, New York. "Artist and Maecenas: A Tribute to Curt Valentin," November-December 1963, no. 84, ill. p. 51.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Inaugural Exhibition," 4 October 1974-15 September 1975, fig. 457, p. 325; p. 719.
NATIONAL MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Tokyo. "Marino Marini," 15 April-4 June 1978, no. 22, ill. p. 86. Tour: YAMAGATA MUSEUM OF ART, 10 June-5 July; MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Hokkaido, 15 July-20 August; PREFECTURAL MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Kumamoto, 1 September-1 October; PREFECTURAL MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, Hyogo, 7 October-5 November.
ALBRIGHT-KNOX ART GALLERY, Buffalo, New York. "Modern European Sculpture 1918-1945: Other Realities," 11 May-24 June 1979, no. 41, p. 182; fig. 4, p. 17. Tour: MINNEAPOLIS INSTITUTE OF ARTS, 15 July-26 August; SAN FRANCISCO MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, 5 October-18 November.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Art from Italy: A Selection from the Museum's Collection," 31 January-8 April 1984, unpublished checklist, no. 26.
TAIPEI FINE ARTS MUSEUM, Taiwan. "The Human Figure Interpreted: Modern Sculpture from the Hirshhorn Museum," 25 March-28 May 1995. Tour: MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, SHIGA, Otsu, Japan, 1 July-6 August; ODAKYU MUSEUM, Tokyo, 9-27 August; IWAKI CITY ART MUSEUM, 23 September-5 November; TAKAMATSU CITY MUSEUM OF ART, 10 November-10 December.
CENTER FOR ITALIAN MODERN ART, New York. "Marino Marini: Arcadian Nudes," 17 October 2019-13 June 2020, color ill. p. 31.
Published References:
GENAUER, EMILY. "Boston Holds Outdoor Art Festival--Why not New York?" New York Herald Tribune Book Review (19 June 1955), ill, p. 10.
READ, HERBERT, GUALTIERI DI SAN LAZZARO, and PATRICK WALDBERG. Marino Marini: Complete Works (New York: Tudor, 1970), no, 342.
LERNER, ABRAM, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1974), fig. 457, p. 325, p. 719.
ELSEN, ALBERT E. Modern European Sculpture 1918-1945: Unknown Beings and Other Realities (New York: G. Braziller, 1979), no. 4, ill. p. 17, cat. no. 41.
FLETCHER, VALERIE J. The Human Figure Interpreted: Modern Sculpture from the Hirshhorn Museum (Taipei: Fine Arts Museum, 1995), pp. 148-149, color ill. and rev. ed. Tokyo, Yomiuri Shimbun, 1995, no. 65, p. 117-118, color ill.
Credit Line:
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966
Accession Number:
66.3343
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