Oiseau

Ossip Zadkine (1888-1967)
1929
Bronce
81 cm

Provenance:
Margarett Sargent (Mrs. Q. A. Shaw McKean) (1892-1978)
Acquired directly from the artist.
Jonas van Straaten, New York, NY, USA

Exhibited:
Paris, Salon d’Automne, 1929, no. 1786
The Arts Club of Chicago, USA, 1931, no. 24 (loaned by Mrs. Q. A. Shaw McKean)
Brussels, Palais des Beaux Arts, 1933, no. 100

Literature:
Haesearts, 1939, planche VIII
Ionel Jianou, Zadkine, Arted, Editions d’Art, Paris 1979, no. 183, page 72
Sylvain Lecombre, Zadkine, L’œuvre sculpté 1994, no 223, page 269 and page 209

Only two versions of Zadkine’s bronze sculpture ‘Oiseau’ are known today.