La Poupée (The Doll)

Object Details

Title:

La Poupée (The Doll)

Artist/Maker:

Hans Bellmer (German, 1902 - 1975)

Culture:

French

Date:

1934 - 1936

Medium:

Gelatin silver print

Object Number:

84.XM.128.12

Dimensions:

11.7 × 7.8 cm (4 5/8 × 3 1/16 in.)

Copyright:

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

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Female mannequin viewed from behind, leaning against wall. Long mane of hair attached to head.

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. 22, lower right.

Bellmer, Hans. Hans Bellmer Die Puppe (Frankfurt: Ullstein-KunstBuch, 1983), p. 22.

Prokopoff, Stephen S.Hans Bellmer, Photographs. (Urbana-Champaign: Krannert Art Museum University of Illinois, 1991), p. 12.