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Modern and Contemporary Art
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Artist: Finnur Jónsson, Icelandic, 1892–1993

Woman at the Card Table

ca. 1918–25

Oil and gold paint on burlap

64.1 × 51.6 cm (25 1/4 × 20 5/16 in.) framed: 57.15 × 69.53 × 2.86 cm (22 1/2 × 27 3/8 × 1 1/8 in.)
Gift of Collection Société Anonyme
1941.510
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Icelandic
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Bibliography: 

Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1950), 120.

Ruth L. Bohan, The Société Anonyme’s Brooklyn Exhibition: Katherine Dreier and Modernism in America (Ann Arbor, Mich.: University of Michigan Research Press, 1982), 143, fig. 13.

Robert L. Herbert, Eleanor S. Apter, and Elise K. Kenney, The Société Anonyme and the Dreier Bequest at Yale University: A Catalogue Raisonné (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1984), 339, no. 343, ill.

Ulf Thomas Moberg, Nordisk konst i 1920-talets avantgarde: uppbrott och gränsöverskridande (Stockholm: Cinclus, 1995), 140, ill.

Ruth L. Bohan et al., The Société Anonyme: Modernism for America, ed. Jennifer Gross, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 86, 176, fig. 14.

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