La Poupée (The Doll)

Object Details

Title:

La Poupée (The Doll)

Artist/Maker:

Hans Bellmer (German, 1902 - 1975)

Culture:

French

Date:

1935 - 1936

Medium:

Hand-colored gelatin silver print

Dimensions:

13.7 × 14 cm (5 3/8 × 5 1/2 in.)

Copyright:

© Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

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Disjointed female mannequin; torso arranged across broken chair laid on striped sheet.

Provenance
- 1984

Volker Kahmen & Georg Heusch, sold to the J. Paul Getty Museum, 1984.

Bibliography

Sayag, Alain. Hans Bellmer Photographe (Paris: Filipacchi, Centre Georges Pompidou, 1983), p. 43.

Bellmer, Hans. Hans Bellmer Die Puppe (Frankfurt: Ullstein-KunstBuch, 1983), p. 51.