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Reclining nude

Reclining figure, right elbow and left foot on projection of base; left arm sharply bent to shoulder. First study for the Cezanne Monument.

Inscription

Alexis Rudier Fondeur. Paris at end of base. A MAILLOL on base.

Provenance

By 1953, Curt Valentin Gallery, New York; 1953, acquired from Valentin by the MFA by exchange. (Accession date: May 14, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Fiske Warren and Edward Perry Warren, by exchange

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris.

French, 20th century, about 1912

Object Place

France

Accession Number

53.944

Medium or Technique

Metal; bronze

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Sculpture