Modern and Contemporary Art
Artist: Milly Steger, German, 1881-1948

Resurrection (Memorial to Two Sisters)

ca. 1918–23

Wood

110.97 x 132.08 cm (43 11/16 x 52 in.)
Gift of Katherine S. Dreier to the Collection Société Anonyme
1946.97
Culture: 
German
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Sculpture
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Katherine S. Dreier, to 1946; Collection Société Anonyme, to 1946; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Alfred Kuhn, “Milly Steger,” Deutsche Kunst und Dekoration 51 (January 1923): 128–204.

Otto Grautoff, “Milly Steger,” Die Kunst für Alle 41 (July 1926): 321–28.

Paul F. Schmidt, “Milly Steger,” Kunstwanderer 14 (1932): 241–43.

Fritz Nemitz, “Milly Steger,” Die Kunst: Monatshefte für freie une angewandte Kunst 71 (October 1934): 10–15.

Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1950), 101, 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), 623, no. 645, 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), 183, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.