Modern and Contemporary Art
Artist: Laszlo Peri, Hungarian, 1889-1967

(Space Construction) Room

1920–21

Tempera on composition board

99.1 x 76.2 cm (39 x 30 in.)
Gift of Collection Société Anonyme
1941.627
Culture: 
Hungarian
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1950), 19-20, ill.

Wulf Herzogenrath, Laszlo Peri: Werke 1920–1924 und das Problem des “Shaped Canvas”, exh. cat. (Cologne, Germany: Kolnischer Kunstverein, 1973), 27, ill.

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), 515, no. 543, 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), 111, 157, 180, fig. 17, 1.

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