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Modern and Contemporary Art
Artist: Albert Gleizes, French, 1881–1953



Oil on canvas

73.3 × 92.3 cm (28 7/8 × 36 5/16 in.)
Gift of Collection Société Anonyme
Not on view
20th century

Wanamaker Galleries, New York; Collection of the Societe Anonyme, New York (bought in New York in 1930).


Ruth L. Bohan et al., The Société Anonyme: Modernism for America, ed. Jennifer Gross, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 174, 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), 302, no. 306, ill.

Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1950), 145-46, ill.

George Heard Hamilton, “The Exhibition of the Collection of the Societe Anonyme: The Museum of Modern Art, 1920,” Bulletin of the Associates in Fine Arts at Yale University 10, no. 3 (December 1941): 3.

Francoise Forster-Hahn, French and School of Paris Paintings in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1968), 11–12.

A. T. Schoener, “Gleizes,” Cincinnati Art Museum Bulletin 4 (March 1956): 18–22, ill.

Anna Vallye, Léger 1910-1930: La visione della città contemporanea, exh. cat. (Ginevra-Milano, Italy: Skira, February 26, 2014), 65, 136, no. 6.

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