White Torso

Alexander Archipenko, Ukrainian, 1887 - 1964

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1916, cast before 1930

Polished bronze

Overall: 17 15/16 × 3 15/16 × 3 5/8 in. (45.5 × 10 × 9.2 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College: Gift of Harry T. Lewis Jr., Class of 1955, Tuck 1956, 1981P

S.2004.44

Geography/Culture

Europe, Ukraine

Period

20th century

Object Name

Sculpture

Classification

Sculpture

Not on view

Inscription

Signed, on surface of base: Archipenko; inscribed, bottom edge of base, at rear: KUNST F.DRY N.Y.

Exhibition History

The Beauty of the Bronze: Selections from the Hood Museum of Art, Gene Y. Kim Class of 1985 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, October 13, 2012-March 18, 2014.

European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, William B. Jaffe and Evelyn A. Jaffe Hall Galleries, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, August 30, 2008-March 8, 2009.

Cubism and Its Aftershocks, Citrin Family Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26, 2019-February 16, 2020.

Celebrating Twenty Years: Gifts in Honor of the Hood Museum of Art, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, June 11-December 12, 2005.

Publication History

T. Barton Thurber, European Art at Dartmouth: Highlights from the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2008, p.101, ill., no. 51.

Katherine W. Hart et al., Celebrating Twenty Years: Gifts in Honor of the Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, New Hampshire: Trustees of Dartmouth College, 2005, pp. 52, ill. p. 53, cat. no. 17.

Provenance

Perls Galleries, New York, New York; sold to Harry T. Lewis, Jr., Denver, Colorado, June 24, 1983; given to present collection, 2004.

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