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Modern and Contemporary Art
Artist: Jean (Hans) Arp, French, born Germany, 1886–1966

Torso-Navel

1921

Oil on wood

80.1 × 52.2 × 6.5 cm (31 9/16 × 20 9/16 × 2 9/16 in.)
Gift of Katherine S. Dreier to the Collection Société Anonyme
1950.47
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
French
Period: 
20th century
Classification: 
Paintings
Bibliography: 

Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1950), 70.

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), 50, no. 13, 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), 168, ill.

John Stuart Gordon et al., A Modern World: American Design from the Yale University Art Gallery, 1920–1950 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2011), 347, fig. 26.

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