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Torse Preadamite

Jean Arp-Torse Preadamite-1938

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Torse Preadamite
height: 47.8 cm
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Bronze with brown patina
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Conceived in 1938; this bronze version cast in June 1971
Provenance :
Marguerite Arp-Hagenbach, Clamart (wife of the artist); Arthur and Madeleine Chalette Lejwa, New York (acquired from the previous, November 1971); Bequest from the previous to the present owner, 1999
Exhibition History :
New York, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Jean Arp: From the Collections of Mme Marguerite Arp and Arthur and Madeleine Lejwa, April-September 1972, no. 4 (illustrated in color); Pittsburgh, Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art; Utica, Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute; Seattle Art Museum; San Francisco Museum of Art; Cincinnati Art Museum; Denver Art Museum; Adelaide, Art Gallery of South Australia; Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales; Melbourne, National Gallery of Victoria; Brisbane, Queensland Art Gallery; Launceston, Tasmania, Queen Victoria Museum; Perth, Western Australian Art Gallery; Austin, University Art Museum and Sarasota, Ringling Museum, Jean Arp: Sculpture, Reliefs, Works on Paper--An Exhibition Organized by Madeleine Chalette Lejwa, February 1975-January 1979, no. 7

Christie’s New York

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