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Provenance

Acquired 1925 by Eugene [1875-1959] and Agnes E. [1887-1970] Meyer, Jr., Mount Kisco, New York, and Washington, D.C.;[1] gift 1967 to NGA.

Exhibition History
1926
Brancusi, The Brummer Gallery, New York, 1926, no. 30, repro.
1978
Aspects of Twentieth-Century Art, National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., 1978-1979, no. 74, repro.
1995
Constantin Brancusi 1876-1957, Musée national d'art moderne, Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1995, no. 85, repro.
Bibliography
1958
Giedion-Welcker, Carola. Constantin Brancusi 1876-1957. Neuchâtel, 1958: pl. 60, 223.
1968
Geist, Sidney. Brancusi. A Study of the Sculpture. New York, 1968: no. 163, repro. 96.
1968
Huyghe, Rene. "L'Energie moteur de l'art du vingtième Siècle." Studies in the History of Art (1967-68):44-66.
1974
Geist, Sidney. "Brancusi, the Meyers, and Portrait of Mrs. Eugene Meyer, Jr.." Studies in the History of Art vol. 6 (1974):188, 191, 199, 203 repro.
1984
Walker, John. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Rev. ed. New York, 1984: 651, no. 1030, repro.
1991
Kopper, Philip. America's National Gallery of Art: A Gift to the Nation. New York, 1991: 315, color repro.
1992
National Gallery of Art, Washington. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1992: 260, repro.
1994
Sculpture: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1994: 32, repro.