About This Artwork

Georges Braque
French, 1882-1963

Reclining Nude, 1934

Pen and black ink, over traces of graphite on white wove watercolor paper
320 x 478 mm
Signed recto, lower right, in pen and black ink: "G. Braque"

Gift of Dorothy Braude Edinburg to the Harry B. and Bessie K. Braude Memorial Collection, 1998.723

© 2018 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris

Exhibition, Publication and Ownership Histories

Exhibition History

Wellesley, Mass., Jewett Arts Center, Wellesley College Art Museum, "Two Women Collect," April 2–25, 1976, no. cat.

The Art Institute of Chicago, "Drawn to Form: Modern Drawings," June 11–September 7, 1999, checklist 7.

Ownership History

Mme Weil, Galerie d’Art moderne, Paris [stamp, GALERIE D’ART MODERNE Mme WEIL / “LA FLEUR DANS LA PAPIER DOR´EE” / 6 Ru Bonaparte / PARIS Vie; not in Lugt, verso, center, in purple]. Sold, L’Oeuvre Gravée, Bern, to Dorothy Braude Edinburg, July 16, 1975 [invoice]; given to the Art Institute, 1998.

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