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Modern and Contemporary Art
Artist: Georges Ribemont-Dessaignes, French, 1884–1974

Young Woman


Oil on linen

73.5 × 60.4 cm (28 15/16 × 23 3/4 in.) framed: 77.47 × 64.45 × 6.35 cm (30 1/2 × 25 3/8 × 2 1/2 in.)
Gift of Collection Société Anonyme
Not on view
20th century

Collection of the Societe Anonyme, New York (bought from the artist in 1920).


Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1950), 187, ill.

Francoise Forster-Hahn, French and School of Paris Paintings in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1968), 24, fig. 35.

Pontus Hulten, The Machine as Seen at the End of the Mechanical Age, exh. cat. (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1968), 97, 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), 526, no. 550, ill.

Judi Freeman and John Welchman, The Dada and Surrealist Word-Image (Cambridge, Mass.: The MIT Press, 1989), 33, ill.

Francis M. Naumann, New York Dada, 1915–23 (New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1994).

Ruth L. Bohan et al., The Société Anonyme: Modernism for America, ed. Jennifer Gross, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 182, ill.

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