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Inscription

lower right in charcoal: Brancusi

Provenance

World House Galleries; Mr. [d. 1970] and Mrs. Lester Francis Avnet, Great Neck, Long Island, NY; purchased 19 October 1971 by NGA.



Exhibition History
1969
Constantin Brancusi 1876-1957, A Retrospective Exhibition, The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, Philadelphia Museum of Art, The Art Institute of Chicago, 1969, no.
1974
NGA Recent Acquisitions 1974, no. 61.
1978
NGA Master Drawings 1978, p. 117.
2001
A Century of Drawing, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002, no. 16.
Bibliography
1958
Geidion-Welcker, Carola. Constantin Brancusi, 1876-1957. Neuch√Ętel, 1958: 184-185, 238, pl. 106.
1996
Bozan, Maria, et al. Romanul Brancusi. Sibiu, 1996: 113, 226, repro.
2001
A Century of Drawing. Exh. cat. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 2001-2002: no. 16.