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Provenance

Possibly (sale, Hôtel Drouot, Paris, 15 June 1927).[1] (Paul Guillaume); sold April 1928 to Chester Dale [1883-1962], New York; bequest 1963 to NGA.

Exhibition History

1943
Paintings from the Chester Dale Collection, Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1943-1951, unnumbered cat., repro.
1951
Modigliani: Paintings, Drawings, Sculpture, Cleveland Museum of Art; Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1951.
1965
The Chester Dale Bequest, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1965, unnumbered checklist.
1981
Gauguin to Moore: Primitivism in Modern Sculpture, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, 1981-1982, no. 68.
1983
Modigliani: An Anniversary Exhibition, J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu; Kimbell Art Museum, Fort Worth; National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1983-1984, unnumbered brochure [exhibited in Washington only].
1986
Global Dialogue: Modern Art and the Inspiration from the Third World, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Humlebaek, Denmark, 1986.
1989
Arte Italiana 1900-1945, Palazzo Grassi, Venice, 1989.
1993
The Unknown Modigliani: Drawings from the Collection of Paul Alexander, Palazzo Grazzi, Venice; Royal Academy of Arts, London; Museum Ludwig, Cologne, 1993-1994, not in cat.
2004
Modigliani: Beyond the Myth, The Jewish Museum, New York; Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto; The Phillips Collection, Washington, D.C., 2004-2005, pl. 16 (shown only in Washington).
2010
Modigliani Sculptor, Museo di Arte Moderna e Contemporanea di Trento e Rovereto, Rovereto, 2010-2011, no. 20, repro.

Bibliography

1943
Dale 1943, unpaginated, repro., as Stone Head.
1965
_Summary Catalogue of European Paintings and Sculpture. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965: 163
1965
_Twentieth Century French Paintings & Sculpture of the French School in the Chester Dale Collection. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1965 (rev. ed.): 101, repro.
1968
_European Paintings and Sculpture, Illustrations. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1968: 144, repro.
1970
Lanthemann, Joseph. Modigliani 1884-1920: Catalogue raisonné. Barcelona, 1970: 143, no. 316, repro.
1980
Mann, Carol. Modigliani. London, 1980: 35.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 649, no. 1026, repro.
1990
Cabanne, Pierre. "Modigliani Sculpteur." L'oeil 419 (June 1990): 54-59.
1994
Butler, Stephen. Modigliani. London, 1994: 28.
1994
_Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 154, repro.
1996
Krystof, Doris. (English translation by Christina Rathgeber.) Amedeo Modigliani 1884-1920: The Poetry of Seeing. Cologne, 1996: 33.

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