Personage(s) with a Knife: Study for Sculpture


Julio González, Spanish, b. Barcelona, 1876–1942

Ink on paper, 12 3/8 X 9 3/8 in. (31.5 X 23.8 cm)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.2098

Kleemann Galleries, New York, by 1956-1961
Parke-Bernet Galleries, Inc., New York, sale no. 2024, 23 March 1961, no. 35
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 23 March 1961-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
[KLEEMANN GALLERIES, New York. Julio Gonzalez, 12 March-7 April 1956, no. 25, ill. (untitled XIII of list of designs for prospective sculpture).]
[FORUM GALLERY, New York. Sculptors' Drawings from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection, 1-20 October 1962, no. 12. TOUR: JEWISH COMMUNITY CENTER, Washington, DC, 14 May-14 June 1963.]
[AMERICAN FEDERATION OF ARTS, New York (organizer). "Sculptors' Drawings from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection," no. 16. TOUR: DUKE UNIVERSITY, Women's College Library, Durham, North Carolina, 6-27 October 1963; NEW BRITAIN MUSEUM OF ART, 10 November-1 December; KRANNERT ART MUSEUM, University of Illinois, Urbana, 19 January-9 February 1964; LAGUNA GLORIA ART MUSEUM, Austin, 23 February-15 March; LYTTON CENTER OF THE VISUAL ARTS, Hollywood, California, 19 March-15 July; DES MOINES ART CENTER, 2-23 October.]
KUNSTMUSEUM BERN, Switzerland. Julio Gonzalez, 27 June-7 September 1997 (exhibition extended to 12 October 1997), no. 219, ill. p. 226.

Published References:
None recorded

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Spanish Modernism