Torso of a woman, turning to her proper left. Elongated figure ends at neck, upper arms and mid-thigh. The proper-right shoulder is lifted higher than the left. The patina is a mottled bright blue. On a black wooden base.
Signed 1921 Archipenko 3/8 Modern Art Foundry New York, NY
1964, sold by the artist to Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Meckler; 1976, sold by Mr. and Mrs. H. L. Meckler to Forum Gallery, New York; 1984, sold by Forum Gallery to the MFA. (Accession date: February 8, 1984)
John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund
© Estate of Alexander Archipenko / Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York