Little Horse

1939/(cast 1955)

Georges Braque, French, b. Argenteuil, 1882–1963

Bronze, 7 1/2 x 2 x 7 in. (19 x 5 x 17.7 cm) BASE: 1 1/2 x 2 1/4 x 5 3/4in. (3.8 x 5.7 x 14.6cm)

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

Accession Number: 66.615

[Probably Galerie Maeght, Paris, 1955]
M. Knoedler, New York, to 6 November 1958
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 6 November 1958-17 May 1966
Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Exhibition History:
DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS. "Sculpture in Our Time: Collected by Joseph H. Hirshhorn," 5 May-23 August 1959, no. 59, ill. p. 5. Tour: MILWAUKEE ART CENTER, 10 September-11 October; WALKER ART CENTER, Minneapolis, 25 October-6 December; WILLIAM ROCKHILL NELSON GALLERY OF ART, Kansas City, Missouri, 20 December-31 January 1960; MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS, Houston, 1-27 March; LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF HISTORY, SCIENCE AND ART, 11 April-15 May; M. H. DE YOUNG MEMORIAL MUSEUM, San Francisco, 29 May-10 July; COLORADO SPRINGS FINE ARTS CENTER, Colorado, 24 July-4 September; ART GALLERY OF TORONTO, 30 September-31 October.
SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM, New York. "Modern Sculpture from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection," 3 October 1962-6 January 1963, no. 44.
M. KNOEDLER, New York (sponsored by Public Education Association). "Georges Braque 1882-1963, An American Tribute," 7 April-2 May 1964, no. 17, ill.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "The Animal in Art: Selections from the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden," 17 November 1977-15 January 1978, no. 9, ill. p. 9.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection