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Fresco, Fauna of the Ocean

Artist:
Antoine Pevsner (French (born Russia) 1886–1962)
Date:
1944
Medium:
Brass and oxidized tin
Dimensions:
30 1/4 x 20 1/2 x 12 in. (76.8 x 52.1 x 30.5 cm)
Classification:
Sculpture
Credit Line:
Bequest of Lydia Winston Malbin, 1989
Accession Number:
1990.38.42
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
the artist, Paris (1944–56; sold on June 19, 1956 to Winston); Lydia and Harry Lewis Winston, Birmingham, Mich. (1956–his d. 1966); Lydia Winston Malbin, Detroit and New York (1966–d. 1989; her bequest to MMA)

Lowery S. Sims in "Recent Acquisitions: A Selection, 1989–1990." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 48 (Fall 1990), p. 71, ill.



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