Description & Technical information

Date:  1942
Period:  20th century
Origin:  France
Medium: Oil on canvas
Signature: Signed and dated lower right, Herbin 1942.
Dimensions: 160 x 80 cm (63 x 31¹/₂ inches)
Provenance: Kunstmuseum, Basel, inv. no. 2332
Galerie Chalette, New York
Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, lent by the above
Donna Josey, Houston
Private collection, USA, acquired from the above in 1994
Alon Zakaim Fine Art, London, acquired in 2007
Private collection, Florida, acquired in 2008
Literature: L. Degand, Auguste Herbin: Ein Ausschnitt aus seinem Schaffen, Privatdruck der Basler Druck und Verlagsanstalt, 1955, no. 4 (illustrated in colour)
G. Claisse, Herbin: Catalogue Raisonné de l’Oeuvre Peint, Lausanne, 1993, no. 798, p. 420 (illustrated)
Exhibitions: Paris, 54th Salon des Indépendants, Musée des Beaux-Arts de la Ville de Paris, 14th March – 11th April 1943, no. 1547
Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Geometric Abstraction: 1926-1942, 7th October – 19th November 1972, no. 29 (illustrated in colour)
Categories: Paintings, Drawings & Prints