Still Life with Bottle and Cup Artist: Marthe Donas (Belgian, 1885–1967)

1917

Modern and Contemporary Art

On view, 3rd floor, Modern and Contemporary Art and Design
Medium

Collage of lace, sandpaper, cloth, netting, and paint on composition board

Dimensions

20 7/8 × 15 3/16 in. (53 × 38.6 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of Collection Société Anonyme

Accession Number

1941.429

Culture
Period

20th century

Classification
Disclaimer

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Bibliography
  • Joanna Fiduccia, "Marthe Donas’s Tactility," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2020–2021), 56–65, fig. 1, 3
  • Jenny Anger, "Marthe Donas: Between Der Sturm and the Société Anonyme," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2020–2021), 38–45, cover ill., fig. 2
  • Ruth L. Bohan et al., The Société Anonyme: Modernism for America, ed. Jennifer Gross, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2006), 164, fig. 11
  • 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), 197, no. 198, ill
  • Collection of the Société Anonyme: Museum of Modern Art 1920 (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1950), 18, ill
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Additional information

Object/Work type

abstract (general art genre), still lifes

Subject

Women artists

Inscriptions

Inscribed verso "1917"

Signed

Signed l.r. "Tour Donas"

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