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Head Against the Light (The Artist's Sister)

Umberto Boccioni (Italian, Reggio 1882–1916 Sorte)

Date:
1912
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H. 4-3/4, W. 4 inches (12.1 x 10.2 cm.)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Bequest of Lydia Winston Malbin, 1989
Accession Number:
1990.38.25
  • Signatures, Inscriptions, and Markings

    Signature: Signed (top right): Boccioni

  • Exhibition History

    ¦On Dynamism: Works by Umberto Boccioni from The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Civiche Raccolte d'Arte del Castello Sforzesco¦, Comune di Roma, Galleria Comunale d'Arte Moderna e Contemporanea, Rome, Italy, December 13, 1999 - March 20, 2000, ill. p. 57, no. 2. (ill. in color)

    ¦Boccioni and Futurist Sculpture¦, Estorick Collection of Modern Italian Art, London, England, June 28 - September 24, 2006.

    Laura Mattioli Rossi, ed., ¦Boccioni: pittore scultore futurista¦, Palazzo Reale, Milan, Italy, October 6 - January 7, 2007, ill. p. 31, checklist p. 183, no. 11, p. 28 (discussed). (ill. in color)

  • References

    Calvesi, Maurizio and Coen, Ester. Boccioni, L'opera completa. Milan, Italy: Electa Editrice, 1983, p. 430.

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