Anatomical Figure: Copy after Puget's "Écorché"

(1903)/(cast c. 1946-1950s)

Henri Matisse, French, b. Le Cateau-Cambrésis, 1869–1954

Bronze, 9 X 5 X 6 IN. (22.8 X 12.7 X 15.1 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Accession Number: 86.3213

Provenance:
[Ahrensburg Collection, Sweden, sale, Sotheby's, 7 July 1960, lot no. 8]
Pierre Matisse Gallery, New York, to 4 November 1967
Joseph H. Hirshhorn, New York and Washington, DC, 4 November 1967-31 August 1981
Estate of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1981-1986
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest, 1981

Exhibition History:
KUNSTHAUS, ZURICH. "Henri Matisse: Das plastische Werk," 14 July-12 August 1959, no. 11, p. 50.
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York. "The Sculpture of Matisse," 22 February-29 May 1972, no. 11, p. 50, ill. p. 8. TOUR: WALKER ART CENTER, Minneapolis, 20 June-6 August; UNIVERSITY ART MUSEUM, University of California, Berkeley, 26 September-5 November.
HIRSHHORN MUSEUM AND SCULPTURE GARDEN, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC. "Selections from the Joseph H. Hirshhorn Bequest," 7 August-16 November 1986, unpublished checklist, no. 60.
MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, New York. "Henri Matisse," 16 September 1992-12 January 1993, ill. p. 87.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection