Woman with Bundle of Sticks

1932

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

Iron, 14 3/8 X 6 7/8 X 4 1/8 in. (36.5 X 17.4 X 10.5 cm) on onyx base: 1 3/4 X 4 7/8 X 4 in. (4.3 X 12.3 X 10.1 cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.2113

Provenance:
The artist, Paris
Jacques Ulmann, Paris
Galerie Claude Bernard, Paris, to 1 August 1964
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York, 1 August 1964-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
Paris. Salon des Surindépendants, October-November 1933, no. 53.
MUSÉE NATIONAL D'ART MODERNE, Paris. Julio Gonzalez Sculptures, 1 February-9 March 1952, no. 53.
STEDELIJK MUSEUM, Amsterdam. Julio Gonzalez, 7 April-10 May 1955, no. 75e, ill. p. 60. TOUR: PALAIS DES BEAUX-ARTS, Brussels, 20 May-19 June; KUNSTHALLE, Bern, 2 July-7 August.
KESTNER-GESELLSCHAFT, Hanover. Julio Gonzalez, 1 November-1 December 1957, no. 36.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC "Inaugural Exhibition," 4 October 1974-15 September 1975, fig. 408, p. 295, p. 696.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. Ibero-American Art: Selections from the Hirshhorn Museum Collection, 8 October-15 November 1981.
SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York. Julio Gonzalez: A Retrospective, 11 March-23 May 1983, no. 92, p. 86. TOUR: MUSEO DE ARTE CONTEMPORANEO, Madrid, 15 June-3 August; AKADEMIE DER KUNST, Berlin, 11 September-30 October.
SOUTH BANK CENTER and WHITECHAPEL ART GALLERY, London (organizers). Julio Gonzalez: Sculptures and Drawings, no. 13, p. 73, ill. TOUR: ART GALLERY & MUSEUM, Glasgow, 21 April-3 June 1990; WHITECHAPEL ART GALLERY, London, 15 June-5 August; GRAVES ART GALLERY, Sheffield, 11 August-16 September.
KUNSTMUSEUM BERN, Switzerland. Julio Gonzalez, 27 June-7 September 1997 (exhibition extended to 12 October 1997), no. 93, ill. p. 141.
MUSEU NACIONAL D'ART DE CATALUNYA, Barcelona, Spain. "Julio Gonzalez" 28 October 2008- 25January 2009, ill. 99 p. 79. TOUR: MUSEO NACIONAL CENTRO DE ARTE REINA SOFIA, Madrid, 10 March-1 June 2009.

Published References:
AGUILERI CERNI, VICENTE. Julio, Joan, Roberta Gonzalez: Itinerario de una Dinastia (Barcelona: Ediciones Poligrafa, S.A., 1973), fig. 130, p. 194.
LERNER, ABRAM, et al. The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (New York: Harry N. Abrams, 1974), fig. 408, p. 295, p. 696.
WITHERS, JOSEPHINE. Julio Gonzalez: Sculpture in Iron (New York: New York University Press, 1978), pp. 152, 161.
MERKERT, JÖRN. Julio González (Electa, 1987), no. 134, p. 126.
ALVAREZ, RONALD A.F. and SUSAN CALHOUN KLINE. Discovery Through the Humanities: A Family Album (New York: Walker and Co., 1988), no. 65, p. 132, ill.
COLLISCHAN, JUDY. Welded Sculpture of the Twentieth Century (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 2000), pl. 2, p. 15.
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Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection, Spanish Modernism